TAKOBOTO

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渋面
Readings
じゅうめん
juumen
しぶづら
shibudura
しぶつら
shibutsura
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
grimace, sullen facegrimace, visage sombrein Falten gelegtes Gesicht, düstere Miene, schiefes Gesicht, Grimasse

Kanji
ON: ジュウ, シュウKUN: しぶ, しぶ.い, しぶ.る
astringent, hesitate, reluctant, have diarrhea

ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

Example sentences
彼は渋面を作り、教師の話を聞いていた。Parts: (かれ), 渋面 (じゅうめん), 作る (つくる), 教師 (きょうし), (はなし), 聞く (きく)Mit düsterer Miene hörte er seinem Lehrer zu.
He made a sour face, and listened to what his teacher had to say.

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The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!