불거지다

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EtymologyEdit

Probably cognate with 발기다 "to open up, strip," 발가벗다 "to strip, become naked," influenced by 불룩하다 "to be bulging, inflated"

PronunciationEdit

  • Homophones: 붉어지다 (bulgEojida) to become red

VerbEdit

불거지다 (bulgeojida)

  1. to protrude, bulge out, stick out
  2. to emerge, come out, be exposed, become known

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Last modified on 26 June 2011, at 15:38