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ひとり, 一人, 1人, 独り, いちにん
esp. 一人, 1人
1. one person
Only ひとり, See 一人で
2. being alone, being by oneself
esp. 独り
3. being single, being unmarried
4. by oneself, alone
Usually in kana, with neg. sentence
5. just, only, simply
一人, ひとり旅, 独り旅, ひとりたび
travelling alone, solitary journey
一人, お一人さま, 御一人, おひとりさま
Honorific or respectful
1. one person, one customer
See 負け犬・2, Colloquialism
2. unmarried and childless older woman
一人暮らし, 1人暮らし, ひとり暮らし, 独り暮らし, 一人暮し, ひとり暮し, 独り暮し, ひとりぐらし
living by oneself, living alone
一人, だいいちにんしゃ
leading person, foremost figure
一人一人, 1人1人, 一人ひとり, ひとりひとり, ひとりびとり
Adverbial noun
each (person), individually, one by one, one at a time, in turn
一人ぼっち, 独りぼっち, 一人ぽっち, 独りぽっち, 独り法師, ひとりぼっち, ひとりぽっち
May take 'no'
aloneness, loneliness, solitude
一人息子, 1人息子, ひとりむすこ
only son
一人, 一人まえ, いちにんまえ, ひとりまえ
1. one portion, one serving, one person
May take 'no', NA-adjective
2. adult, grown-up, person who has come of age
3. fully fledged, established, qualified
一人, 独りで, 1人で, ひとりで
alone, by oneself, on one's own
一人っ子, ひとりっ子, 独りっ子, 一人, ひとりっこ
(an) only child
一人, 1人娘, ひとりむすめ
only daughter
一人, いちじんぶつ
1. person to be reckoned with, person of importance
2. one person, one character, someone
一人歩き, ひとり歩き, 独り歩き, ひとりあるき
Takes suru, Idiomatic expression
1. taking on a life of its own (of a rumour, etc.)
2. walking by oneself, talking a walk by oneself
3. walking unaided, being able to walk without help
4. standing on one's own feet, being independent, taking care of oneself
一人, ひとり寝, 独り寝, ひとりね
Takes suru
sleeping alone
一人, ひとりばら
taking for granted, rash conclusion
一人, ひとりよう
for one person's use
一人, どういつにん
the same person
一人, 1人分, ひとりぶん
one person's portion
一人, 誰ひとり, だれ一人, だれひとり
Expression, with neg. verb
(not) anyone, (not) a single person, no one, nobody
一人, ひとりまい
dance performed by a single person
ひとりしずか, 一人, ヒトリシズカ
Usually in kana
Chloranthus japonicus
一人芝居, 独り芝居, ひとりしばい
Takes suru
one-person show, one-woman show, one-man show, performing solo, monodrama
一人乗り, いちにんのり
May take 'no'
single seater (e.g. boat, aeroplane, airplane)
一人当て, ひとりあて
per person
上御一人, かみごいちにん
the emperor
一人, どういつじんぶつ
the very same person
一人部屋, ひとり部屋, ひとりべや
single room, own room
一人会社, いちにんかいしゃ
one man company
一人天狗, 独り天狗, ひとりてんぐ
self-conceited person, ego-tripper, swelled head
一人稽古, 独り稽古, ひとりげいこ
practicing by oneself, self-instruction
一人当千, いちにんとうせん, いちにんとうぜん
being a match for a thousand
一人二役, ひとりふたやく
double role, one person playing two roles, wearing two hats
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