TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
意地を張る
Readings
いじをはる
ijiwoharu
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to not give in, to be obstinate, to be stubborn, to be perverserechthaberisch sein, bockig sein, seine Meinung durchsetzen, auf seinem Willen beharren

Kanji
ON:
idea, mind, heart, taste, thought, desire, care, liking

ON: チ, ジ
ground, earth

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

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
君はあくまで意地を張るのだね。Parts: (きみ), 飽く迄 (あくまで), 意地を張る (いじをはる), のだ (んです)You're never going to give in, are you?

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!