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冷や飯を食う
Readings
ひやめしをくう
hiyameshiwokuu
English
Expression
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Idiomatic expression
to depend on somebody for food and lodging

Expression
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Idiomatic expression
to be treated coldly, to be kept in a low position

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 冷や飯を食う, 冷や飯を食います
[does], will [do]
冷や飯を食わない, 冷や飯を食いません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 冷や飯を食った, 冷や飯を食いました
[did]
冷や飯を食わなかった, 冷や飯を食いませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 冷や飯を食って, 冷や飯を食いまして 冷や飯を食わないで, 冷や飯を食いませんで 冷や飯を食わなくて
Kanjis
ON: レイ KUN: つめ.たい, ひ.える, ひ.や, ひ.ややか, ひ.やす, ひ.やかす, さ.める, さ.ます
cool, cold (beer, person), chill

Stroke: 7 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-2-5 FC: 3812.2


ON: ハン KUN: めし
meal, boiled rice

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-8-4 FC: 8174.4


ON: ショク, ジキ KUN: く.う, く.らう, た.べる, は.む
eat, food

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 2-2-7 FC: 8073.3