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手のひらを返す
手の平を返す
掌を返す
Readings
てのひらをかえす
tenohirawokaesu
たなごころをかえす
tanagokorowokaesu

Reading restricted to 掌を返す
しょうをかえす
shouwokaesu

Reading restricted to 掌を返す
English
Expression
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Idiomatic expression
to flip-flop, to do an about-face, to flip over one's hand

Expression
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Idiomatic expression
to do something easy

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 手のひらを返す, 手のひらを返します
[does], will [do]
手のひらを返さない, 手のひらを返しません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 手のひらを返した, 手のひらを返しました
[did]
手のひらを返さなかった, 手のひらを返しませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 手のひらを返して, 手のひらを返しまして 手のひらを返さないで, 手のひらを返しませんで 手のひらを返さなくて
Kanjis
ON: シュ, ズ KUN: て, て-, -て, た-
hand

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-4-3 FC: 2050.0


ON: ヘン KUN: かえ.す, -かえ.す, かえ.る, -かえ.る
return, answer, fade, repay

Stroke: 7 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-3-4 FC: 3130.0


ON: ヘイ, ビョウ, ヒョウ KUN: たい.ら, たい.らげる, ひら
even, flat, peace

Stroke: 5 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 4-5-1 FC: 1040.0


ON: ショウ KUN: てのひら, たなごころ
manipulate, rule, administer, conduct, palm of hand

Stroke: 12 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-5-7 FC: 9050.0


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