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用心, 要心, 要慎, ようじん
Takes suru
care, precaution, guarding, caution
火には、用心しなさい。
用心深い, ようじんぶかい
careful, cautious, wary, watchful, vigilant, prudent
なるほど彼は若いが、用心深い。
用心, ようじんぼう
1. bodyguard, bouncer, guard
2. bar (e.g. on a door), bolt
orig. meaning
3. stick or pole used for self-defence
用心堅固, ようじんけんご
NA-adjective, yojijukugo
very cautious (watchful, vigilant), taking every possible precaution
火の用心, 火廼要慎, 火迺要慎, ひのようじん
Expression, Idiomatic expression
be careful about fire, watch out for fire
用心理学, おうようしんりがく
applied psychology
用心, 無用心, ふようじん, ぶようじん
NA-adjective
insecurity, carelessness
用心するに如くはない, ようじんするにしくはない
Expression, Proverb
caution is the best policy
用心に越したことはない, 用心に越した事は無い, ようじんにこしたことはない
Expression, Proverb
you can never be too careful
用心するに越したことはない, 用心するにこしたことはない, ようじんするにこしたことはない
Expression, Proverb
better safe than sorry, one should err on the side of caution
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