TAKOBOTO

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頬張る
Readings
ほおばる
hoobaru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to stuff one's cheeksden Mund voll stopfen, den Mund füllen

Kanji
ON: キョウKUN: ほお, ほほ
cheeks, jaw

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
口いっぱいにほおばっておしゃべりしていけません。Parts: (くち), 一杯 (いっぱい), 頬張る (ほおばる), お喋り (おしゃべり), 行けない (いけない)Don't speak with your mouth full.

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