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睨みが利く睨みがきく
Readings
にらみがきく
niramigakiku
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Obscure term
to have authority (over)

Kanji
ON: ゲイKUN: にら.む, にら.み
glaring at, authority, power, scowl at

ON: KUN: き.く
profit, advantage, benefit

ON: ゲイKUN: にら.む, にら.み
glaring at, authority, power, scowl at

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
その先生は生徒にぜんぜんにらみがきかない。Parts: 其の (その), 先生 (せんせい), 生徒 (せいと), 全然 (ぜんぜん), 睨みがきく (にらみがきく)The teacher has no authority with his students.
Le professeur n'a aucune autorité sur ses étudiants.

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