TAKOBOTO

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本番
Readings
ほんばん
honban
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
performance, take, going before an audience or on-airreprésentation (sans répétition)

game, season, crucial moment
actual sexual intercourse (i.e. not simulated)wirkliche Aufführung, wirkliche Aufnahme (im Gegensatz zur Probe), wirklicher Wettkampf, wichtiger Moment, echter Geschlechtsverkehr, unsimulierter Sex, Kopulation
Kanji
ON: ホンKUN: もと
book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

ON: バンKUN: つが.い
turn, number in a series

Example sentences
咳止めシロップ。本番前に一口飲まないと落ち着かない!Parts: 咳止め (せきどめ), シロップ, 本番 (ほんばん), (まえ), 一口 (ひとくち), 飲む (のむ), 落ちつく (おちつく)Cough syrup. If I don't drink a mouthful before going on stage I can't settle down!

Community comments
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