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口火を切る, くちびをきる

  • kuchibiwokiru


Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ru' ending

  • to start the debate
  • to get the ball rolling
  • to fire the first shot (fig. only)
  • to start a conversation

Examples of 口火を切る,くちびをきる in a Sentence

When all the group members are silent, somebody must break the ice.
He got up enough guts to break the ice at the board meeting.
John always breaks the ice in class.
Let me ask you something, Dad, she began, in a tone of patiently controlled exasperation that every experienced parent is familiar with.

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