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, 巻き, まき
1. roll (e.g. of cloth)
2. winding (e.g. watch)
3. volume (of book)
4. speeding up
Obscure term
5. heel (of a Japanese sandal)
この全集の5巻目が見当たらない。
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巻き込む, 巻きこむ, 巻込む, まき込む, まきこむ
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to roll up, to enfold, to swallow up
2. to involve, to drag into
交通渋滞に巻き込まれた。
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巻く, 捲く, まく
Conjugated: 巻き
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to wind, to coil, to roll, to wear (e.g. turban, scarf)
usu. 巻かれる
2. to envelope, to shroud
3. to outflank, to skirt
See 付合・つけあい
4. to link (verse)
Intransitive
5. to move ahead (three hours, etc.), to move up
長い物には巻かれろ。
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巻き返し, 巻返し, 巻きかえし, まきかえし
rally, recovery, rollback, rewind
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巻き起こす, 巻き起す, まきおこす
Godan verb
to create (a sensation), to give rise to (controversy)
そのニュースは大評判を巻き起こした。
巻き上げる, 巻き揚げる, 捲き上げる, 巻上げる, まきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to roll up, to hoist, to heave up
2. to take away, to rip off (e.g. money from someone)
3. to blow up (dust)
トムは時々、彼のお客をだましてお金をまきあげる。
巻き返す, まきかえす
Godan verb
to rally, to regain one's strength
巻き添え, 巻添え, まきぞえ
See 巻き添えを食う
getting mixed up in, getting embroiled in, involvement, entanglement, by-blow
君ばかりか僕まで巻き添えを食らった。
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巻き, 渦巻, うずまき
1. whirlpool, maelstrom, vortex, eddy, swirl
2. spiral (shape, pattern)
大きな渦巻きと急流があります。
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取り巻き, 取巻き, とりまき
followers, hangers-on
社長とその取り巻きが怪我をした。
巻き, 春巻, はるまき
Food term
spring roll
巻き, ちょくまき
series-wound
巻き, 首巻, 頸巻き, 頸巻, 頚巻き, 頚巻, 首まき, くびまき
See 襟巻
comforter, muffler, neckerchief, scarf, neckwear
巻き, 右巻, みぎまき
May take 'no', Antonym: 左巻き・1
clockwise
巻き, ゆまき
See ゆもじ・1, Obscure term
1. women's waistcloth, loincloth
2. garment worn by nobles when bathing
巻き, 巻軸, まきじく
scroll roller
巻き, うまき
See 卵焼き・1, Food term
omelette-wrapped eel, basted, roasted eel wrapped in a rolled omelette
巻き, 巻き, 巻き, まきす
bamboo mat used in food preparation (esp. to roll sushi), sushi mat
巻き, 巻髪, まきがみ
curly hair, curled hair
彼女の髪は美しい巻き髪になっていた。
巻き, 細巻, ほそまき
See 太巻き・ふとまき・2
rolling something thinly, something rolled thinly (a thin roll of makizushi, a cigarette, etc.)
巻き, まきづめ
ingrown toenail
巻き, 巻帯, まきおび
obi that is not tied but merely wrapped around the body
巻き, 簀巻, す巻, すまき
1. wrapping something in a bamboo mat
2. wrapping somebody in a bamboo mat and throwing him in a river (Edo period unofficial punishment)
巻き, 内巻, うちまき
curling inwards (esp. the tips of one's hair)
巻き, まきぐそ
pile of poo shaped like a soft-serve ice cream
巻き, うらまき
See 巻き寿司・まきずし, Food term
makizushi with the rice on the outside
巻き, まきくせ
curl (on a rolled poster, etc.)
巻き, たてまき
longitudinal winding, curling (e.g. hair)
巻き, ひらまき
May take 'no', Medicine term
planospiral
巻き, ねまき
balling and burlapping (horticulture), root wrapping
巻き, とおまき
surrounding at a distance
巻き戻す, 巻戻す, まきもどす
Godan verb, Transitive
to rewind
巻き戻し, 巻戻し, まきもどし
rewinding (e.g. VCR, tape deck, etc.)