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パチンコ, ぱちんこ

  • pachinko,pachinko


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • pachinko (Japanese pinball)


  • slingshot
  • catapult

Examples of パチンコ,ぱちんこ in a Sentence

Jiro was all smiles after he made a bundle at the pachinko parlor.
We passed the time playing pachinko.
I don't have good luck, so I don't play pachinko or buy lottery tickets.
Last week I was treated to dinner by my friend who'd won at pachinko. It was all-you-can-eat so I ate to my heart's content.
He wouldn't be caught dead playing pachinko.

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