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失笑を買う
Readings
しっしょうをかう
shisshouwokau
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'u' ending
to be laughed at, to get oneself laughed at (e.g. by doing something stupid)

Kanji
ON: シツKUN: うしな.う, う.せる
lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

ON: ショウKUN: わら.う, え.む
laugh

ON: バイKUN: か.う
buy

Conjugated forms
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