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上品ぶる上品振る
Readings
じょうひんぶる
jouhinburu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to give oneself airs, to be prudishvornehm tun

Kanji
ON: ジョウ, ショウ, シャンKUN: うえ, のぼ.す, のぼ.せる, のぼ.り, のぼ.る, -あ.がり, あ.がり, -あ.がる, あ.がる, -あ.げる, あ.げる, かみ, うわ-, -うえ, よ.す
above, up

ON: ヒン, ホンKUN: しな
goods, refinement, dignity, article, counter for meal courses

ON: ジョウ, ショウ, シャンKUN: うえ, のぼ.す, のぼ.せる, のぼ.り, のぼ.る, -あ.がり, あ.がり, -あ.がる, あ.がる, -あ.げる, あ.げる, かみ, うわ-, -うえ, よ.す
above, up

ON: ヒン, ホンKUN: しな
goods, refinement, dignity, article, counter for meal courses

ON: シンKUN: ふ.る, ぶ.る, ふ.り, -ぶ.り, ふ.るう
shake, wave, wag, swing

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
自分よりも下品な相手は『下品』と思い、自分よりも上品な相手は『上品ぶっている』と思いますね。Parts: 自分 (じぶん), よりも, 下品 (げひん), 相手 (あいて), 下品 (げひん), 思う (おもう), 自分 (じぶん), よりも, 上品 (じょうひん), 相手 (あいて), 上品振る (じょうひんぶる), 思う (おもう)You think someone coarser than you is "crude", and someone higher class than you to be "putting on airs".

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