Tag: metaphor

13 Was クリスマスケーキ used metaphorically about women? 2015-08-20T13:18:41.853

10 Why is it お[腹]{なか}が[空]{す}いた but [腹]{はら}[減]{へ}った? 2011-06-29T14:59:36.303

10 Metaphor of collecting dirt 2016-04-02T04:11:04.113

9 Metaphorical equivalent of Timbuktu or Outer Mongolia 2016-08-14T12:52:08.587

7 What is the meaning of お気の毒に and how is it used? 2011-12-28T03:05:52.547

6 How are programming projects discussed in Japanese? 2013-12-30T03:24:55.343

6 Metaphorical meaning of 骨 2018-07-16T11:52:30.960

5 What is the metaphorical meaning of 手{て}? 2011-11-21T08:15:25.057

4 「安い」って英語からきた表現? 2011-08-11T09:11:38.433

4 Why do people say 未知数 when it is not a number? 2011-12-20T22:29:41.370

4 How does the derogatory term "小便芸者" work? 2014-01-27T11:33:05.857

4 Is there a poetic or metaphorical meaning to ゆびさき が かたくなる? 2016-11-07T19:25:21.047

4 Meaning of 場所あけて in the following sentence 2018-09-24T15:34:20.343

4 Sexual joke/pun with メスブタ and オスブタ 2018-12-18T04:15:37.907

4 Metaphorical meaning of 買う 2019-01-12T03:57:53.487

3 What is a 割り込みタスク? 2011-07-29T06:15:49.183

3 Translation of metaphorical meaning of "hieroglyphic" 2013-12-21T23:41:42.947

3 Meaning of じわれができる 2015-11-26T23:37:17.533

3 meaning of リスクはバネ 2017-09-03T00:15:29.263

3 Meaning of スイッチ in the following sentence 2017-09-05T00:22:58.877

3 Is there a metaphorical meaning to this line? (心の望むままに情欲を唄おう) 2018-01-18T16:20:42.087

3 Meaning of 拳の山の骨 2018-03-22T19:11:40.207

3 Meaning of 小動物系 2018-08-07T18:54:42.480

3 Meaning of 瞳だけはぶっ飛ばない 2018-12-03T05:17:29.500

2 Are Japanese translations for "Pearl Harbor" ever used metaphorically? 2015-09-19T07:06:42.747

2 Meaning of 尖った道 2017-04-15T11:00:23.157

2 What does 迷路の奥のダイヤ mean? 2017-10-29T03:28:37.387

2 「猫の額」, the purpose of 日本語の分かる猫 2018-07-05T03:30:03.393

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

2 I'd like to say "We are as flowers" as in 'similar to' for a dorama title. Is 私たちは花のようです acceptable? 2020-01-27T07:18:17.857

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

1 ”不細工な皮で包み…" is this a metaphor? 2017-07-09T05:39:28.590

1 Meaning of 引き手 in the following sentence 2018-01-24T02:51:56.513

1 What do you treat as an animate and inanimate object when counting? 2018-06-17T04:55:52.280

1 Metaphorical meaning of ゴミの分別 2019-11-12T01:16:06.990

0 Is there a way to express metaphor in japanese? 2018-10-10T03:57:40.153