Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
炬燵, 火燵 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
こたつ, コタツ
kotatsu, kotatsu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    kotatsu; table over an electric heater (orig. a charcoal brazier in a floor well) with a hanging quilt that retains heat
    Example sentence
    こたつちゃったら風邪引くのはあたりまえ自己管理なっていない Of course you'll catch a cold if you fall asleep under the kotatsu. You have to learn to take care of yourself.

Examples of 炬燵, 火燵, こたつ, コタツ in a sentence

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