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海底撈月, かいていろうげつ

  • kaiteirōgetsu

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • totally useless (fruitless) effort
  • wasting time on an impossible task (like trying to scoop up a reflected moon from the bottom of the sea)

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