TAKOBOTO

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零す溢す翻す
Readings
こぼす
kobosu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to spill, to drop, to shed (tears)répandre, verser

to grumble, to complain
to let one's feelings showverschütten, vergießen, umstürzen, umwerfen, (Tränen) vergießen, klagen, murren, brummen, nörgeln, schmollen
Kanji
ON: レイKUN: ぜろ, こぼ.す, こぼ.れる
zero, spill, overflow, nothing, cipher

ON: イツKUN: こぼ.れる, あふ.れる, み.ちる
overflow, inundate, spill

ON: ホン, ハンKUN: ひるがえ.る, ひるがえ.す
flip, turn over, wave, flutter, change (mind)

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
組合員たちは反旗をひるがえした。Parts: 組合 (くみあい), (いん), (たち), 反旗 (はんき), 翻す (ひるがえす)The union members were up in arms.

今日主婦たちは高い物価に愚痴ばかりこぼしている。Parts: 今日 (きょう), 主婦 (しゅふ), (たち), 高い (たかい), 物価 (ぶっか), 愚痴 (ぐち), 許り (ばかり), 零す (こぼす)Today's housewives do nothing but complain of high prices.

ごめんなさい、テーブルクロスにコーヒーをこぼしちゃったわ。Parts: ご免なさい (ごめんなさい), テーブルクロス, 珈琲 (コーヒー), 零す (こぼす), じゃう, I'm afraid I spilled coffee on the tablecloth.

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