Tag: idioms

3 How to say "Don't stroke his ego"? 2015-12-26T18:54:35.837

3 "On a more serious note" equivalent expression in Japanese 2016-07-15T01:13:46.037

3 Saying or Idiom for 'trying to force a square through a circle' 2016-08-16T01:37:16.723

3 Meaning of the sentence : 「成すべきことを成す」 2016-11-20T01:33:19.160

3 幾人も or 一杯? Kanji or hiragana? 2017-01-11T08:10:35.813

3 Is 相手……全然甘えない… idiomatic? 2017-03-17T19:39:16.087

3 Is this referring to an Idiomatic way to say someone is smiling? 2017-03-22T22:31:19.583

3 What does 〜うちが花 mean? 2017-04-04T07:48:14.567

3 What does the expression "sour mouth" mean? 2017-06-09T20:04:25.660

3 Is there a phrase in Japanese that means "anything under the sun"? 2017-06-10T04:11:13.187

3 Meaning of the expression "大きく出る" 2017-07-19T20:47:55.067

3 localizing historical allusions (Waterloo; Honnoji) 2017-09-16T14:27:46.333

3 Is there a phrase/idiom similar to 'critical mass'? 2017-09-16T21:15:45.773

3 In the clause われこそはと心驕りしていられる方々からは, ... what does the と mean? 2019-03-20T23:39:05.423

3 About using おかげさまで as a standalone 2019-03-31T18:43:35.720

3 What is the meaning of 山は越えたよ? 2019-09-04T18:24:17.763

3 Japanese idiom for "don’t get your meat where you get your bread"? 2019-11-22T18:38:59.140

3 Meaning of 「どどめ色」 2020-01-14T09:09:55.100

3 What is the difference between 音をさせる and 音がする and 音を出す/立てる? 2020-01-26T14:06:52.820

2 How to playfully scold someone? 2013-04-29T12:58:17.967

2 What is the literal meaning of 'マスコミにバラして'? 2013-10-16T15:02:50.813

2 What does 馬鹿も一芸 mean in English? 2014-10-29T11:27:40.573

2 Meaning of 根づいていた / 根づく 2014-11-27T16:43:20.707

2 "Year of the X" - is there an idiom? 2014-12-05T22:38:52.883

2 おきばりになさって! with the meaning of 頑張れ! 2015-01-19T15:15:09.357

2 貰{もら}える物は貰っておく (idiom?) meaning 2015-03-27T08:20:35.957

2 A japanese saying "一をいうと十返ってくる" 2015-06-24T23:12:58.233

2 The meaning of 技術は習うものではなく盗むもの 2016-01-16T01:44:30.807

2 Vocabulary doubts: 「眼の所が少し高くなっているが、[…]一文字に結んでいる。」 2016-01-17T18:05:06.080

2 Rain on your parade 2016-02-27T11:57:42.630

2 Usage/context of 「私ね…」 2016-05-09T09:12:48.307

2 そつなく meaning? Idiom or structure? 2016-08-22T18:15:13.017

2 I have trouble understanding this: 棚からなんとやらだ 2016-11-15T01:36:23.163

2 Japanese idiom equivalent to “Fat Fingered" 2016-12-16T21:31:40.757

2 一人だけ来ました potential interpretations 2017-01-21T21:47:57.503

2 What does 全中制覇 means? 2017-04-13T15:51:48.983

2 Can 燃える be used with the context of being embarassed? 2017-04-22T17:22:22.807

2 Figurative use of 「まどから捨てる」 2017-06-22T05:21:14.173

2 What is the meaning of 横分け眼鏡? 2017-07-22T04:19:36.000

2 X wants for Y to not be Z 2017-08-02T16:55:32.123

2 Why does "hajimete" mean "for the first time"? 2017-12-25T07:10:06.787

2 Is "煽りを喰らう" an idiom/set-phrase? If so what does it mean? 2018-01-16T02:19:11.953

2 Searching for idiom frequency list 2018-02-15T21:33:59.317

2 Is there an idiom for something that will never happen? 2018-03-19T00:10:45.333

2 meaning of 身を切る 2018-05-17T11:42:57.590

2 尻馬に乗る Have I understood this idiom correctly? 2018-10-25T20:48:36.680

2 Understanding 絵に描いたように 2019-01-19T18:25:35.583

2 What does 意識が遠くなる mean? 2019-05-21T01:48:58.303

2 What is the correct parsing of お高くとまる? 2019-07-08T14:40:51.303

2 How may I express concern without asking if the person is 'OK' but wanting them to be 'OK'? 2019-10-25T03:55:00.970

2 Last Minute + Studying/Questions etc 2019-10-30T15:32:35.450

2 Is there an idiom equivalent to / similar to "gut feeling"? 2020-01-15T21:43:20.583

2 1つの嘘から始まった連鎖は meaning 2020-02-09T21:18:56.790

1 At what level should we be able to understand Yojijukugo? 2012-05-20T00:38:14.517

1 心は出血している - what exactly the Japanese idiom for it? 2013-07-26T06:57:23.857

1 Opposite of 歯止め? 2014-04-22T10:38:06.263

1 Can [面倒]{めんどう} be used as "boring"? 2014-11-15T02:57:41.577

1 Meaning of "頭に付く"? 2015-03-23T18:07:07.720

1 Is 長生きはするもんな a set phrase? 2015-07-19T08:38:45.990

1 Can the phrase 不条理劇 "a theatre of absurd" be used figuratively in Japanese? 2015-10-14T10:24:07.850

1 Translation of a passage discussing zodiac systems 2016-05-28T18:20:17.017

1 Translation Help? 「産声を上げた」 2016-07-25T03:47:12.297

1 Meaning of きく耳をもたない 2016-10-05T17:23:30.103

1 What does ああまでされて mean in this sentence? 2016-11-07T18:03:09.260

1 How to ask someone in a phone call to pass the phone to someone else? 2017-05-10T14:25:58.990

1 Why is "to attempt" written as 心 + 見る? 2017-06-08T21:09:52.963

1 How to express "They only think about themselves" 2017-08-29T20:10:03.580

1 "Neee" instead of one's name or before his name -- what does this mean? 2017-10-19T11:21:20.453

1 蜘蛛の子を散らす-help with this idiom 2018-03-17T20:42:59.307

1 Is 二人の顔はそっくりだ a possible way to say "Both of their faces look the same"? 2018-04-21T20:33:26.057

1 Meaning of: いらっしゃいます。 2018-05-01T03:07:38.947

1 What's 'to take one's proper station' in japanese? 2018-06-27T03:19:50.503

1 Meaning of ツッコミどころ多すぎ? 2018-09-26T03:21:14.897

1 Difference between 七転び八起き and 七転八起 2019-02-19T01:57:16.457

1 Jibun dake baka o miru meaning? 2019-05-29T07:02:11.537

1 Not seeing is a flower? 2019-06-08T14:46:33.110

1 Is there a Japanese word for the game "horseshoes?" 2019-07-19T19:12:05.370

1 鋭い牙が meaning in human nature 2019-11-29T09:08:27.990

0 Meaning of more Kishi Bashi lyrics: けや けや それや どうせね 2017-01-06T02:05:59.283

0 What is the closest equivalent expression to "don't get your panties in a bunch"? 2017-05-19T15:34:59.653

0 ~とく・ておく to emphasize a negative thing? 2018-06-11T14:21:12.317

0 A good translation for 寒がるふり / 冷めたふり / etc? 2018-08-21T08:22:13.720

-1 How would I say "This place is Heaven on Earth"? 2019-09-10T10:23:19.317