TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
Search a Japanese or English word using kanji, kana or romaji:
大目玉を食らう, 大目玉をくらう, おおめだまをくらう
Expression, Godan verb, See お目玉を食らう
to get scolded severely
お目玉を食らう, おめだまをくらう
Expression, Godan verb, See 大目玉を食らう
to get a good scolding
他山の石以て玉を攻むべし, たざんのいしもってたまをおさむべし
Expression, See 他山の石, Proverb
one should learn from other's mistakes, stones from other mountains can be used to polish one's own gems
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group , and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!