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I saw some English female soldiers in yesterday night's news reel. For some, you couldn't tell whether it was a man or a woman, but the majority were rather feminine, and it didn't feel that grotesque.
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watashi
pronoun, no adjective
  1. I; me
  2. private affairs; personal matter; secrecy
  3. selfishness
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
yuube
sakuya
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. evening
  2. last night
nyuusueiga
noun
  1. newsreel
de
particle
  1. indicates location of action; at; in
  2. indicates time of action
  3. indicates means of action; cause of effect; by
  4. and then; so
eikoku
noun
  1. Great Britain; the United Kingdom
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
jo
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. woman; girl; daughter
  2. Chinese "Girl" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
heitai
noun
  1. soldier; sailor
toiumono
expression
  1. something like ...; something called ...
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
miru
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to see; to look; to watch; to view; to observe
  2. to look over; to look on; to assess; to examine; to judge
  3. to look after; to keep an eye on; to take care of
  4. to view (e.g. flowers, movie)
  5. (usu. after the -te form of a verb) to try
ga
particle
  1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
  2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
  3. but; however; still; and
nakaniha
adverb
  1. some (of them); among (them)
ka
particle
  1. indicates question (sentence end)
  2. indicates choice, doubt, etc.
jo
noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. woman; girl; daughter
  2. Chinese "Girl" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)
ka
particle
  1. indicates question (sentence end)
  2. indicates choice, doubt, etc.
wakaru
wakaru
wakaru
wakaru
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be understood; to be comprehended; to be grasped
  2. to become clear; to be known; to be discovered; to be realized; to be realised; to be found out
you
noun, used as a suffix, noun
  1. (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) appearing ...; looking ...
  2. (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) way to ...; method of ...ing
  3. (usu. after a noun) form; style; design
  4. (usu. after a noun) like; similar to
  5. thing (thought or spoken)
you
adverb
  1. well; properly; skillfully
  2. often
mo
particle
  1. also; too; words of similar weight
  2. about (emphasizing an upper limit); as much as; even
  3. more; further; other; again
iru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be (of animate objects); to exist
  2. to stay
  3. (after the -te form of a verb) verb indicating continuing action or state (i.e. to be ..ing, to have been ..ing)
keredomo
conjunction, particle
  1. but; however; although
daibubun
noun (temporal)
  1. most part; greater part; majority
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
nakanaka
adverb
  1. very; considerably; easily; readily; fairly; quite; highly; rather
  2. by no means (with negative verb)
onnarashii
i adjective
  1. womanly; ladylike; feminine
tokoroga
conjunction
  1. even so; however; still; whereupon; even though; nevertheless; on the contrary; as a matter of fact; despite
au
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to meet; to encounter
  2. to have an accident; to have a bad experience
aru
godan verb (irregular), intransitive verb
  1. to be (usu. of inanimate objects); to exist; to live
  2. to have
  3. to be located
  4. to be equipped with
  5. to happen; to come about
shika
particle
  1. only (used with a negative verb); nothing but
mosu
mosu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to imitate; to copy; to mock; to replace
  2. to trace; to forge
mosu
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to burn
gurotesuku
na adjective, noun
  1. grotesque
na
particle
  1. (sentence end, mainly masc.) indicates emotion or emphasis
  2. (used with masu stem verb) command
  3. (used with dictionary form verb) prohibition
kanji
noun
  1. feeling; sense; impression
kanjiru
ichidan verb
  1. to feel; to sense; to experience
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
suru
suru verb (irregular)
  1. to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go")
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to

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