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泣いても笑っても
Readings
ないてもわらっても
naitemowarattemo
English
Expression
Idiomatic expression
used when something is drawing near or coming to an end
whether you like it or not, no matter what one may do, in any event, in any case, whether you laugh or cry

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Kanjis
ON: キュウ KUN: な.く
cry, weep, moan

Stroke: 8 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-5 FC: 3011.1


ON: ショウ KUN: わら.う, え.む
laugh

Stroke: 10 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-6-4 FC: 8843.3


Phrases
泣いても笑ってもあと一日。
Parts: 泣いても笑っても (ないてもわらっても) (あと) 一日 (いちにち)
There is only one day left, whether we like it or not.