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歯が浮く, 歯がうく, はがうく
Expression, Godan verb
1. to have one's teeth set on edge
2. to get loose teeth
歯が抜ける, はがぬける
Expression, Ichidan verb
to lose a tooth, to lose one's teeth
歯が立たない, 歯がたたない, はがたたない
Expression
1. unable to compete with, not able to make a dent in (e.g. a problem), not able to get a solid hit in (e.g. in a fight)
2. hard to chew
この問題は難しくて私には歯がたたない。
櫛の歯が欠けたよう, くしのはがかけたよう
Expression
missing important things here and there, full of gaps, as if the teeth of a comb were missing
櫛の歯が抜けたよう, くしのはがぬけたよう
Expression, See 櫛の歯が欠けたよう, unorthodox version of 櫛の歯が欠けたよう
missing important things here and there, full of gaps
歯痒い, 歯がゆい, はがゆい
impatient, tantalized, tantalised, irritated, chagrined, chagrinned, vexed
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歯噛み, 歯嚙み, 歯が, はがみ
Takes suru
1. grinding of the teeth, involuntary nocturnal tooth grinding, bruxism
2. grinding one's teeth out of anger or vexation, gnashing one's teeth, gritting one's teeth