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Noun (futsuumeishi)
(state of) house arrest, (state of) confinement

ON: ナンKUN: やわ.らか, やわ.らかい

ON: キン
prohibition, ban, forbid

ON: ジョウ
status quo, conditions, circumstances, form, appearance

ON: タイKUN: わざ.と
attitude, condition, figure, appearance, voice (of verbs)

Example sentences
何しろ朝から夕方まで、校舎の中で軟禁状態だからな。釈放されれば元気にもなるってもんだ。Parts: 何しろ (なにしろ), (あさ), から, 夕方 (ゆうがた), (まで), 校舎 (こうしゃ), (なか), 軟禁状態 (なんきんじょうたい), だから, 釈放 (しゃくほう), 為れる (される), 元気 (げんき), にも, 成る (なる), って (て), (もの)Anyhow, having been held in school from morning to evening ... anybody'd be happy on getting released.

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