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言い回し言回し
Readings
いいまわし
iimawashi
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
expression, phraseologycliché, expression, formuleAusdruck, Formulierung, Redewendung, Ausdrucksweise, Diktion, Wortwahl

Kanji
ON: ゲン, ゴンKUN: い.う, こと
say

ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, -まわ.る, -まわ.り, まわ.す, -まわ.す, まわ.し-, -まわ.し, もとお.る, か.える
-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

ON: ゲン, ゴンKUN: い.う, こと
say

ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, -まわ.る, -まわ.り, まわ.す, -まわ.す, まわ.し-, -まわ.し, もとお.る, か.える
-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

Example sentences
彼の演説には数々のすばらしい言い回しが含まれていた。Parts: (かれ), 演説 (えんぜつ), には, 数々 (かずかず), 素晴らしい (すばらしい), 言い回し (いいまわし), 含む (ふくむ)His speech contained many fine phrases.

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