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口を切る
口をきる
Readings
くちをきる
kuchiwokiru
English
Expression
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Idiomatic expression
to be the first to speak, to break the silence

Expression
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to open something for the first time, to broach (e.g. a cask), to break a seal, to break open

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 口を切る, 口を切ります
[does], will [do]
口を切らない, 口を切りません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 口を切った, 口を切りました
[did]
口を切らなかった, 口を切りませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 口を切って, 口を切りまして 口を切らないで, 口を切りませんで 口を切らなくて
Kanjis
ON: コウ, ク KUN: くち
mouth

Stroke: 3 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-3-1 FC: 6000.0


ON: セツ, サイ KUN: き.る, -き.る, き.り, -き.り, -ぎ.り, き.れる, -き.れる, き.れ, -き.れ, -ぎ.れ
cut, cutoff, be sharp

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-2-2 FC: 4772.2