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五里霧中
Readings
ごりむちゅう
gorimuchuu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
totally at a loss, lose one's bearings, in a maze, in a fog, all at sea, up in the air, mystified, bewilderedêtre dans le brouillard, ne pas voir clairVerwirrung, Hilflosigkeit, Perplexion

Kanji
ON: KUN: いつ, いつ.つ
five

ON: KUN: さと
ri, village, parent's home, league

ON: ム, ボウ, ブKUN: きり
fog, mist

ON: チュウKUN: なか, うち, あた.る
in, inside, middle, mean, center

Example sentences
これからどう会社を経営していったらいいのか、五里霧中だ。Parts: 此れから (これから), 如何 (どう), 会社 (かいしゃ), 経営 (けいえい), 行く (いく), 良い (よい), 五里霧中 (ごりむちゅう)We're all at sea about where to take our company from here.

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