TAKOBOTO

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風潮
Readings
ふうちょう
fuuchou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
tide, currentcourant

tendencytendanceeine Million fünfhunderttausend, 1.500.000
Kanji
ON: フウ, フKUN: かぜ, かざ-, -かぜ
wind, air, style, manner

ON: チョウKUN: しお, うしお
tide, salt water, opportunity

Example sentences
少しは世間の風潮に合わせるほうが賢明かもしれない。Parts: 少し (すこし), 世間 (せけん), 風潮 (ふうちょう), 合わせる (あわせる), (ほう), 賢明 (けんめい), かも知れない (かもしれない)It might be discreet of you to bend a little to the prevailing wind.

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