大袈裟

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
おお
Grade: 1
け > げ
Jinmeiyō

Jinmeiyō
kun’yomi on’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From (ō, big) +‎ 袈裟 (kesa, Buddhist robes).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

(おお)()() (ōgesaおほげさ (ofogesa)? -na (adnominal (おお)()() (ōgesa na), adverbial (おお)()() (ōgesa ni))

  1. exaggerated, high-flown

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

(おお)()() (ōgesaおほげさ (ofogesa)?

  1. exaggeration, tall talk

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN