TAKOBOTO

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突っ張る
Readings
つっぱる
tsupparu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to support, to become stiff, to become taut, to thrust (one's opponent), to stick to (one's opinion), to insist oninsister sur, maintenir (son opinion), prendre une crampe, riposter (sumo), s'enraidir, se contracter, soutenirstützen, sich stemmen, beharren, hartnäckig bestehen, mit den Händen stoßen

Kanji
ON: トツ, カKUN: つ.く
stab, protruding, thrust, pierce, prick, collision, sudden

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

Conjugated forms
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