TAKOBOTO

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口調
Readings
くちょう
kuchou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
tone (e.g. of voice, etc.), (verbal) expressionTon, Sprechweise, Ausdrucksweise, Redewendung

Kanji
ON: コウ, クKUN: くち
mouth

調ON: チョウKUN: しら.べる, しら.べ, ととの.う, ととの.える
tune, tone, meter, key (music), writing style, prepare, exorcise, investigate

Example sentences
彼は断固たる口調で「だめだ」と言った。Parts: (かれ), 断固 (だんこ), 口調 (くちょう), 駄目 (だめ), 言う (いう)"Non", dit-il d'un ton décidé.
"No", he said in a decided tone.

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