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Source Totoeba Project
Adversity strengthens the foundations.
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Vocabulary list

amefuttejikatamaru
expression
  1. adversity strengthens the foundations; after a storm comes a calm; what doesn't kill you makes you stronger
ame
noun
  1. rain
  2. rainy day; rainy weather
  3. the November suit (in hanafuda)
furu
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to fall (of rain, snow, ash, etc.); to come down
  2. to form (of frost)
  3. to beam down (of sunlight or moonlight); to pour in
  4. to visit (of luck, misfortune, etc.); to come; to arrive
ji
noun
  1. ground; land; earth; soil
  2. the region in question; the local area
  3. skin
  4. texture; fabric; material; weave
  5. base; background
  6. one's true nature
  7. narrative (i.e. descriptive part of a story)
  8. real life; actuality
  9. captured territory (in the game of go)
  10. noh chorus
  11. accompaniment music (in Japanese dance)
  12. basic phrase (in Japanese music; usu. repetitive)
  13. base part (of multiple shamisens)
katamaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to harden; to solidify
  2. to become firm; to become certain
  3. to gather (together); to assemble; to huddle together

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