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睨みを利かせる
Readings
にらみをきかせる
niramiwokikaseru
Meanings
Expression
Ichidan verb
See also: 睨みが利く, にらみがきく
to have authority over, to exercise one's 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

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
私の家では母がにらみをきかせている。Parts: (わたし), (いえ), (はは), 睨みを利かせる (にらみをきかせる)My family is under the control of Mother.

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