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開き直る
Readings
ひらきなおる
hirakinaoru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to become defiant, to turn upon, to become seriousplötzlich eine drohende Haltung annehmen

Kanji
ON: カイKUN: ひら.く, ひら.き, -びら.き, ひら.ける, あ.く, あ.ける
open, unfold, unseal

ON: チョク, ジキ, ジカKUN: ただ.ちに, なお.す, -なお.す, なお.る, なお.き, す.ぐ
straightaway, honesty, frankness, fix, repair

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
開き直られても困る。Parts: 開き直る (ひらきなおる), 困る (こまる)If you turn on me like that, I cannot talk any more.
Si tu t'en prends à moi comme ça, je ne dirais plus rien.

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