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怪獣
Readings
かいじゅう
kaijuu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
monstermonstreFabeltier, Fabelwesen, Monstrum, Ungeheuer, Ungetüm, Scheusal

Kanji
ON: カイ, ケKUN: あや.しい, あや.しむ
suspicious, mystery, apparition

ON: ジュウKUN: けもの, けだもの
animal, beast

Example sentences
信じてもらえないだろうけど、茂みの中から怪獣が現れたのだ。Parts: 信じる (しんじる), 貰う (もらう), だろう (だろ), けど (けれども), 茂み (しげみ), (なか), から, 怪獣 (かいじゅう), 現れる (あらわれる), のだ (んです)Believe it or not, a monster emerged from the bush.

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