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へま

  • hema

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • blunder
  • bungle
  • gaffe

Examples of へま in a Sentence

I've botched things up so bad I wish I could find a hole to climb into.
The boss called him down for his blunders.
She made a mess of the work.
I am not angry with him because he made a mistake.
へまやった
He was guilty of a blunder.
I contrived to leave my wallet behind.

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