TAKOBOTO

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渦巻くうず巻く
Readings
うずまく
uzumaku
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
intransitive verb
to whirl, to eddy, to swirl, to curl (smoke)wirbeln, strudeln, (Gefühle) durcheinander geraten, aufwirbeln

Kanji
ON: KUN: うず
whirlpool, eddy, vortex

ON: カン, ケンKUN: ま.く, まき, ま.き
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

ON: カン, ケンKUN: ま.く, まき, ま.き
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
まぁ実際問題、そんな噂が渦巻く中でよく部活が存続してると思うぜ。Parts: まあ (ま), 実際問題 (じっさいもんだい), そんな, (うわさ), 渦巻く (うずまく), (なか), 良く (よく), 部活 (ぶかつ), 存続 (そんぞく), 思う (おもう), Well, for the practical problem, in the midst of those rumours flying around I'm surprised they've been able to keep that club running.

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