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意味不明
Readings
いみふめい
imifumei
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
May take the particle 'no'
of uncertain meaning, ambiguous, cryptic

Kanji
ON:
idea, mind, heart, taste, thought, desire, care, liking

ON: KUN: あじ, あじ.わう
flavor, taste

ON: フ, ブ
negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

Example sentences
意味不明の微笑が日本人に特有である、としばしば指摘される。Parts: 意味不明 (いみふめい), 微笑 (びしょう), 日本人 (にほんじん), 特有 (とくゆう), である, 屡々 (しばしば), 指摘 (してき), 為れる (される)It is often pointed out that a vague smile is typical of the Japanese.

Community comments
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