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噂, うわさ

  • uwasa
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • rumour
  • rumor
  • report
  • hearsay
  • gossip
  • common talk

Examples of 噂,うわさ in a Sentence

うわさ四方八方広がった
The rumor spread far and wide.
The media got wind of a rumor about his engagement and came quickly.
その本当わかった
The rumor turned out to be true.
All the rumors of his bribes, scandals and lovers soon blew over.
あそこには隠されているといううわさ
It is rumoured there are treasures hidden there.
あなたのうわさしばしば聞いています
I've often heard about you.
あなたのは伺っています。
I've heard about you.
It's in the air that they may get married.
あのうわさ本当かしら
Can the rumor be true?
For a healthy cheerful guy like that to get sick is like the devil getting sunstroke. Everyone is talking about it.

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