TAKOBOTO

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建て前建前立て前立前点て前点前
Readings
たてまえ
tatemae
てまえ
temae
Reading restricted to 点前
Meanings
Meaning restricted to 建て前
Meaning restricted to 建前
Meaning restricted to 立て前
Meaning restricted to 立前
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Antonym: 本音
face, official stance, public position or attitude (as opposed to private thoughts)face (garder la), position que l'on adopte en public (par opposition à sa véritable opinion privée)

Meaning restricted to 建て前
Meaning restricted to 建前
ceremony for the erection of the framework of a house

Meaning restricted to 立て前
Meaning restricted to 立前
Meaning restricted to 点て前
Meaning restricted to 点前
tea ceremony procedures, tea ceremony etiquetteFertigstellung des Gerüst eines japanischen Hauses, Richtfest, Feier anlässlich der Fertigstellung des Gerüst eines japanischen Hauses

Kanji
ON: ケン, コンKUN: た.てる, た.て, -だ.て, た.つ
build

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

ON: ケン, コンKUN: た.てる, た.て, -だ.て, た.つ
build

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

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

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

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

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

ON: テンKUN: つ.ける, つ.く, た.てる, さ.す, とぼ.す, とも.す, ぼち
spot, point, mark, speck, decimal point

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

ON: テンKUN: つ.ける, つ.く, た.てる, さ.す, とぼ.す, とも.す, ぼち
spot, point, mark, speck, decimal point

ON: ゼンKUN: まえ, -まえ
in front, before

Example sentences
少数民族や女性の雇用促進政策とはいっても、建前にすぎず、現状はマイノリティーが職に就けるチャンスなどほとんどない。Parts: 少数民族 (しょうすうみんぞく), (さ), 女性 (じょせい), 雇用 (こよう), 促進 (そくしん), 政策 (せいさく), 言う (いう), 建前 (たてまえ), 過ぎる (すぎる), 現状 (げんじょう), マイノリティー (マイノリティ), (しょく), 就ける (つける), チャンス, (など), 殆どない (ほとんどない)Although many pay lip service to the idea of affirmative action, in reality, very few minorities get hired.

Community comments
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!