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[あめ()·()···()·かた()··]
amefuttejikatamaru
expression

Root Words:

[あめ() + ()··て + () + かた()··]
ame + futte + ji + katamaru

English Meaning(s) for 雨降って地固まる

expression
  1. adversity strengthens the foundations; after a storm comes a calm; what doesn't kill you makes you stronger

Meanings for each kanji in 雨降って地固まる

rain Kanji Details »
descend; precipitate; fall; surrender Kanji Details »
ground; earth Kanji Details »
harden; set; clot; curdle Kanji Details »

Sample Sentences for 雨降って地固まる

We've been through a rough patch, but I hope it will have made us stronger.
Adversity strengthens the foundations.

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