TAKOBOTO

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外面
Readings
がいめん
gaimen
そとづら
sotodura
げめん
gemen
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
outer surface, outward appearance, outside, exteriorapparence extérieure, de surface, exterieur

May take the particle 'no'
outside, outer, outward, exterior, externalAußenfläche, Außenseite, Äußeres, Äußerlichkeit

Kanji
ON: ガイ, ゲKUN: そと, ほか, はず.す, はず.れる, と-
outside

ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

Example sentences
内面の欠点はきっと外面に現れるものだ。Parts: 内面 (ないめん), 欠点 (けってん), 屹度 (きっと), 外面 (がいめん), 現れる (あらわれる), (もの)The inside defects never fail to express themselves outwardly.

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The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!