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Conjugations for ふり

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noun, counter, no adjective, suffix

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English Meaning(s) for ふり

noun, counter
  1. swing; shake; wave; swinging
  1. appearance; behaviour
  2. pretence (pretense); show; pretending (to) (oft. after a noun+の or verb in the dictionary form)
noun, no adjective
  1. going to restaurant, hotel etc. without a reservation or introduction
  1. move (dance); postures
  2. lead in (e.g. to a running joke, asking a question); lead up (oft. as フリ)
  3. unsewn part of a hanging sleeve on a traditional Japanese woman's garment
suffix, counter
  1. counter for swords, blades, etc.
  1. not wearing underwear or pants

Definition and Synonyms for ふり

Throw casting an object in order to determine an outcome randomly
Synonyms: ふり, ぶり, ぶる, 振る
Custom a specific practice of long standing
Synonyms: ふり, しきたり, トラディション, 因習, 定例, 常例, , , , , 惰性, 慣らし, 慣らす, 慣例, 慣習, 慣行, 旧例, 旧習, 流儀, 習わし, 習わす, 習俗, 習慣, 遺風, , , 風俗, 風儀, 風習
Sales Talk promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
Synonyms: ふり, ぶり, ぶる, セールストーク, 振る
Wind air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
Synonyms: ふり, ウインド, 気流, ,

Categories ふり is a member of

Gambling the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize)
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Practice knowledge of how something is usually done
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Promotional Material a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution
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Atmospheric Condition the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ふり

Sample Sentences for ふり

Let's make believe that we know nothing about that event.
Helen reviewed the day's happenings.
She assumes an air of modesty.
He hid his emotions and pretended enthusiasm.
The priest pretends to be solemn in public.

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