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目立つ
Readings
めだつ
medatsu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'tsu' ending
intransitive verb
to be conspicuous, to stand outêtre en avant, se faire remarquer, sortir du lotauffallen, auffällig sein, ins Auge fallen, Aufmerksamkeit auf sich ziehen, die Blicke anziehen

Kanji
ON: モク, ボクKUN: め, -め, ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

ON: リツ, リュウ, リットルKUN: た.つ, -だ.て, -た.て, たて-, た.て-, -た.てる, た.てる, た.ち-, -た.つ, -だ.てる
stand up, rise, set up, erect

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
スーツを着て彼は目立っていた。Parts: スーツ, 着る (きる), (かれ), 目立つ (めだつ)He was conspicuous in his suit.
Wearing a suit, he stood out.
He stood out because he was wearing a suit.

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