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毛虫

Kana Reading
けむし
Romaji
kemushi
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    hairy caterpillar; woolly bear
    Example sentence
    毛虫蝶々変わった The caterpillar turned into a butterfly.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    pest; nudnik (nudnick)
    Example sentence
    いうまでもなく毛虫嫌いだった My mother disliked caterpillars, not to mention snakes.

Examples of 毛虫, けむし in a sentence


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