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English Translation of Sentence

They make themselves out to be poorer than they really are.
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Vocabulary list

arera
noun, no adjective
  1. those (indicating something distant from both speaker and listener, or something understood without naming it directly)
  2. they (of people) (used to refer to one's equals or inferiors)
karera
pronoun, no adjective
  1. they (usually male); them
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
jissai
no adjective, adverb, noun
  1. practicality; practical
  2. reality; actuality; actual conditions
  3. bhutakoti (limit of reality)
yori
adverb, particle
  1. from; out of; since; at
  2. than
  3. other than; except; but
  4. more
mazushii
i adjective
  1. poor; needy
furi
noun, suru verb
  1. pretence (pretense); show
  2. appearance; behaviour
  3. swing; swinging
  4. lacking a reservation or introduction (at a restaurant, etc.)
  5. unsewn part of a hanging sleeve on a traditional Japanese woman's garment
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.
shite
particle
  1. by (indicating means of action); as (a group, etc.)
  2. indicates patient of a causative expression
  3. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) acts as a connective
  4. (after an adverb or a particle) adds emphasis
  5. and then
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)

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