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お袋, 御袋, お母, おふくろ

  • ofukuro
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • one's mother

Examples of お袋,御袋,お母,おふくろ in a Sentence

お袋はそのこと触れるな。
Don't talk about it in my mother's presence.
おふくろなんかより、いつも大事している
My mother always puts my sister before me.
These dishes remind me of my mother's cooking.
きっとおふくろ怒るよ。
I'm sure Mom will get mad.
一人暮らししていると、お袋恋しくなるよ。
Living on my own, I really miss my mom's cooking.

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