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浮く, うく
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to float
See 浮かぬ顔
2. to become merry, to be cheerful
3. to become loose, to become unsteady
4. to feel out of it, to be cut off (e.g. from those around you), to feel out of place
5. to be frivolous, to be uncertain
歯が浮く, 歯がうく, はがうく
Expression, Godan verb
1. to have one's teeth set on edge
2. to get loose teeth
宙に浮く, ちゅうにうく
Expression, Godan verb
1. to float in the air
2. to be unfinished, to be unsettled, to be undecided
歯の浮くような, はのうくような
set one's teeth on edge
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