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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to throw out one's chest, to be puffed up with pridesich in die Brust werfen, die Brust schwellen, die Brust herausdrücken

ON: キョウKUN: むね, むな-
bosom, breast, chest, heart, feelings

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

ON: キョウKUN: むね, むな-
bosom, breast, chest, heart, feelings

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
えっへんと大いばりでアリスは胸を張った。Parts: えっへん (エヘン), 大威張り (おおいばり), 胸を張る (むねをはる)"A-hem!" Alice boasted, puffing up with pride.

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