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威張る意張る
Irregular kanji
Readings
いばる
ibaru
えばる
ebaru
Reading restricted to 威張る
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to put on airs, to act big, to throw one's weight about, to be overbearing, to be domineering, to be bossy, to be pushy, to be proud, to be haughty, to be arrogant, to swagger, to boast, to bragêtre fierangeben, groß tun, stolz sein, hochmütig sein, prahlen

Kanji
ON: KUN: おど.す, おど.し, おど.かす
intimidate, dignity, majesty, menace, threaten

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

ON:
idea, mind, heart, taste, thought, desire, care, liking

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
あの人はあまり威張るから好きになれない。Parts: 彼の (あの), (ひと), 余り (あまり), 威張る (いばる), から, 好き (すき), になるThat man is too boastful for my liking.

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