Jisho

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Words — 11 found

Noun
1. face; honour; honor; reputation; prestige; dignity; credit
2. appearance; look
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面目 【めんもく】面目 【めいぼく】
Notes
めいぼく: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Taru-adjective, Adverb taking the 'to' particle
1. demonstrative of one's worth; worthy of one's reputation; living up to one's name; characteristically masterfulYojijukugo (four character compound)
2. bolstering one's reputation; enhancing one's prestige; winning one honour; doing one creditYojijukugo (four character compound)
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面目躍如 【めんぼくやくじょ】
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めんぼくうしな 面目
Expression, Godan verb with u ending
1. to lose face; to disgrace oneself
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めんぼくまる 面目丸
Expression
1. complete loss of face
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面目丸つぶれ 【めんもくまるつぶれ】面目丸潰れ 【めんぼくまるつぶれ】面目丸潰れ 【めんもくまるつぶれ】
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Noun
1. face; honour; honor; reputation; prestige; dignity; creditYojijukugo (four character compound), Polite (teineigo), See also 面目次第もない
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Noun, Suru verb
1. undergoing a complete change in appearance; changing something out of all recognition; a rise in one's reputationYojijukugo (four character compound)
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面目一新 【めんぼくいっしん】
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めんもく 面目
Expression, Godan verb with tsu ending
1. to save face; to keep face; to not lose face
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面目がたつ 【めんもくがたつ】
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めんぼくほどこ 面目
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to get credit; to win honor; to win honour
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めんぼくだい 面目次第
Expression, I-adjective
1. truly ashamed
Other forms
面目次第も無い 【めんぼくしだいもない】
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めんぼくつぶ 面目
Expression, Godan verb with su ending
1. to lose face; to be disgraced
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Kanji — 2 found

0.8113118389008034
9 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 3.
mask, face, features, surface
Kun: おも おもて つら
On: メン ベン
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0.22100250808767405
5 strokes. JLPT N4. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1.
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor
Kun: -め ま-
On: モク ボク
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Sentences — 22 found

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    • わたし
    • めんぼくをうしな面目を失った
    I lost face. Tatoeba
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