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薄ら
Readings
うっすら
ussura
うすら
usura
Meanings
Noun or verb acting prenominally
Adverb taking the 'to' particle
Usually written using kana alone
thinly, lightly, slightly

hazy, fuzzy
dim, faint, slightdünn, flach, niedrig, schmal, leicht, schwach
Kanji
ON: ハクKUN: うす.い, うす-, -うす, うす.める, うす.まる, うす.らぐ, うす.ら-, うす.れる, すすき
dilute, thin, weak (tea)

Example sentences
実はビートを食べると、尿がうっすらピンク色をすることがあります。Parts: 実は (じつは), ビート, 食べる (たべる), 尿 (にょう), 薄ら (うっすら), ピンク, (いろ), 事がある (ことがある)Actually if you eat beets your urine may turn a light pink colour.

彼女の頬はウッスラ赤くなっていた。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), (ほお), 薄ら (うっすら), 赤い (あかい), 成る (なる)Her cheeks were faintly flushed.

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