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Noun (futsuumeishi)
stretch, tension

resilience, springiness, tone
will-power, pluck, prideSpannung, Kraft, Willenskraft, (als Suffix Zählwort für) Bögen, Laternen, Vorhänge (u.Ä.)
ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

Example sentences
この弓は張りが強いです。Parts: 此の (この), (ゆみ), 張り (はり), 強い (つよい)This bow has a strong draw.

彼の肌は青年の肌のように張りがある。Parts: (かれ), (はだ), 青年 (せいねん), (はだ), の様に (のように), 張り (はり), 有る (ある)His skin has the tone of a young man's.
Seine Haut ist so straff wie die eines Jugendlichen.

その若い男優はジェームス・ディーン張りの役者だ。Parts: 其の (その), 若い (わかい), 男優 (だんゆう), 張り (ばり), 役者 (やくしゃ)That young actor is a James Dean.

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