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肩肘張る
Readings
かたひじはる
katahijiharu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to swagger, to stiffen

Kanji
ON: ケンKUN: かた
shoulder

ON: チュウKUN: ひじ
elbow, arm

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
肩肘張って生きることはないよ。Parts: 肩肘張る (かたひじはる), 生きる (いきる), (こと), 無い (ない)It's no use playing tough.

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