Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
ぶらぶら JLPT 1
Romaji
burabura
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    dangling heavily; swaying to and fro; swinging
    Example sentence
    彼女ぶらぶら見て歩いて時間つぶした She killed time going around the shops.
  • Parts of speech
    adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    strolling; rambling; roaming; wandering
    Example sentence
    彼ら海岸ぶらぶらと歩いた They strolled along the beach.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    idly; lazily; leisurely; aimlessly
    Example sentence
    両足ぶらぶらさせながらいすに座っていた。 He sat on a chair with his legs dangling.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    persisting (of an illness)
    Example sentence
    人生何の目的なしぶらぶらと過ごした He drifted aimlessly through life.

Examples of , ぶらぶら in a sentence


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