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言葉, 詞, 辞, ことば, けとば

  • kotoba,ketoba
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • language
  • dialect

Definition

  • word
  • words
  • phrase
  • term
  • expression
  • remark

Definition

  • speech
  • (manner of) speaking

Examples of 言葉,詞,辞,ことば,けとば in a Sentence

One aspect of language is an intent to communicate, he says.
こういった言葉使い人格に合わない。
Such language doesn't harmonize with his character.
言葉出てこなかった
Words failed me.
The "Coalition of the Willing" is a phrase that refers to the countries that fought together against Iraq in the Iraq War.
The word fugusha ("disabled") might be insulting.
In that word is included the meaning of matching up to somebody’s particular wavelength.
Language is a means of communication.
ええそうね」とスーザンが言葉さしはさむ。「電話したのは・・・」
Ah, that's true, Susan puts in, "I just wanted to call to ..."
When did the word "biotechnology" come into common use?
What are you referring to by "relationship"?

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