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It's no use playing tough.
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godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to put on a bold front; to act big; to be unyielding
  2. to act formally; to act stiffly
  1. shoulders and elbows


godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to stick; to paste; to affix (esp. 貼る)
godan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
  1. to stretch; to spread; to strain; to tighten; to put up (tent)
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to form (e.g. ice on a pond)
godan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
  1. to fill; to swell
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to stick out; to put; to slap
  2. to post (a link, etc. online)
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be expensive
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to keep a watch on; to be on the lookout
godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to become one tile away from completion
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to span; to generate
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to live; to exist
  2. to make a living; to subsist
  3. to be in effect; to be in use; to function
  4. to come to life; to be enlivened
  5. to be safe (in baseball, go, etc.)
expression, i adjective (negative)
  1. there is no need to ...
  2. never happens; there is never a time when
  1. thing; matter
  2. incident; occurrence; event; something serious; trouble; crisis
  3. circumstances; situation; state of affairs
  4. work; business; affair
  5. after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to
noun, used as a suffix
  1. nominalizing suffix
  2. pretending to ...; playing make-believe ...
  1. alias; also known as; otherwise known as; or (as AことB (A = alias, B = real name))
  2. necessity; need (as 〜ことはない)
  3. you should ...; I advise that you ...; it's important to ... (as 〜ことだ)
  1. topic marker particle (pronounced わ in modern Japanese)
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
i adjective (negative)
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unowned; not had; unpossessed
  3. unique
  4. not; impossible; won't happen (as ...ことがない, etc.; indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility)
auxiliary adjective
  1. not (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective)
  2. to not be; to have not (after the -te form of a verb)
  1. hey; you (at sentence-end; indicates certainty, emphasis, contempt, request, etc.)
  2. hey (after a noun; used when calling out to someone)
  3. hey; hold on (in mid-sentence; used to catch one's breath or get someone's attention)
  1. yo; hey

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