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後ろ指を指す
後指を指す
Readings
うしろゆびをさす
ushiroyubiwosasu
English
Expression
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Obscure term
to talk about someone behind their back, to backbite

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 後ろ指を指す, 後ろ指を指します
[does], will [do]
後ろ指を指さない, 後ろ指を指しません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 後ろ指を指した, 後ろ指を指しました
[did]
後ろ指を指さなかった, 後ろ指を指しませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 後ろ指を指して, 後ろ指を指しまして 後ろ指を指さないで, 後ろ指を指しませんで 後ろ指を指さなくて
Kanjis
ON: ゴ, コウ KUN: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる
behind, back, later

Stroke: 9 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 1-3-6 FC: 2224.4


ON: KUN: ゆび, さ.す, -さ.し
finger, point to, indicate, put into, play (chess), measure (ruler)

Stroke: 9 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-6 FC: 5206.6


Phrases
後指を指すのはやめたまえ。
Parts: 後ろ指を指す (うしろゆびをさす) 止める (やめる) 給え (たまえ)
Don't talk about people behind their backs.