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[()·しょう()]
bishou
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 微笑

noun, suru verb
  1. smile

Definition and Synonyms for 微笑

Smile change one's facial expression by spreading the lips, often to signal pleasure
Synonyms: 微笑, 微笑む, 微笑みかける, 破顔, 笑む, 綻ぶ, 綻びる
Smile express with a smile
Synonyms: 微笑
Smiling a facial expression characterized by turning up the corners of the mouth
Synonyms: にっこり, スマイル, ニヤニヤ, 一笑, 含み笑い, 微笑, 微笑み, 微笑む, 破顔, 笑い, 笑う, 笑み, 笑む, 笑顔, 笑い顔
Smiling usually shows pleasure or amusement
Synonyms: にっこり, スマイル, ニヤニヤ, 一笑, 含み笑い, 微笑, 微笑み, 微笑む, 破顔, 笑い, 笑う, 笑み, 笑む, 笑顔, 笑い顔

Meanings for each kanji in 微笑

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Categories 微笑 is a member of

Grimace contort the face to indicate a certain mental or emotional state
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Facial Expression a gesture executed with the facial muscles
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 微笑

Sample Sentences for 微笑

It is often pointed out that a vague smile is typical of the Japanese.
That was his nearest approach to a smile.
To see her smile, you would be charmed.
A smile broke out on her face.
She took us all in with her smile.

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