Start Learning Japanese in the next 30 Seconds with
a Free Lifetime Account

Or sign up with Facebook
Vocabulary Lists Four-Character Japanese Idiom: Yojijukugo 1
|

Four-Character Japanese Idiom: Yojijukugo 1

四つの漢字で表す熟語 : 四字熟語 1
15 Words 7 Comments
stubborn
頑固一徹 頑固一徹
がんこいってつ
gankoittetsu
stubborn
Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.
一期一会 一期一会
いちごいちえ
ichigoichie
Treasure every encounter, for it will never recur.
swing from joy to sorrow
一喜一憂 一喜一憂
いっきいちゆう
ikkiichiyū
swing from joy to sorrow
be back from the brink
起死回生 起死回生 (n)
きしかいせい
kishikaisei
be back from the brink
tacit understanding
以心伝心 以心伝心
いしんでんしん
ishindenshin
tacit understanding
doubtful mind creates devils in the dark
疑心暗鬼 疑心暗鬼
ぎしんあんき
gishin'anki
doubtful mind creates devils in the dark
arrogant
傍若無人 傍若無人
ぼうじゃくぶじん
bōjakubujin
arrogant
trial and error
試行錯誤 試行錯誤
しこうさくご
shikōsakugo
trial and error
in all directions
四方八方 四方八方
しほうはっぽう
shihōhappō
in all directions
be in happy harmony
和気藹々 和気藹々
わきあいあい
wakiaiai
be in happy harmony
grope in the dark
暗中模索 暗中模索
あんちゅうもさく
anchūmosaku
grope in the dark
be meticulous in everything
用意周到 用意周到
よういしゅうとう
yōishūtō
be meticulous in everything
the finishing touches
画竜点睛 画竜点睛
がりょうてんせい
garyōtensei
the finishing touches
feel a lump in one's throat
感慨無量 感慨無量
かんがいむりょう
kangaimuryō
feel a lump in one's throat
be perfect
完全無欠 完全無欠
かんぜんむけつ
kanzenmuketsu
be perfect
None of our words match your filter
7 Comments
Please to leave a comment.
😄 😞 😳 😁 😒 😎 😠 😆 😅 😜 😉 😭 😇 😴 😮 😈 ❤️️ 👍

Tuesday at 4:45 pm
Pinned Comment
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Hey listeners! Are there any words you didn’t know before getting this list? Write them down here!

June 9th, 2015 at 2:40 pm
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Kevin san,
Konnichiwa.
Thank you for the comment.
We are happy that you have enjoyed the lesson.
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask us.

Yuki 由紀
Team JapanesePod101.com

Kevin
June 3rd, 2015 at 9:52 pm
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Thank you, love this topic.

Love to see a Enka, Minyo, or song expressions/phrases list one day too. Keep the phrase list coming! There the best!

May 20th, 2015 at 7:56 pm
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

Sue san,
こんにちは。
そうですか。
Thank you for the comment.

わーちゃん san,
Konnichiwa.
Yes, it’s used for the movie title.

独太郎さん、
こんにちは。コメントをどうもありがとうございました。

Yuki 由紀
Team JapanesePod101.com

独太郎
May 16th, 2015 at 3:53 am
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

四字熟語は多少勉強してきましたが、知っていたのは試行錯誤・以心伝心・四方八方くらいでした。一所懸命・中途半端・優柔不断・興味津々・当意即妙・単刀直入などのほうが一般的に使われているような気もしますが。

わーちゃん
May 16th, 2015 at 12:31 am
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

一期一会
A popular translating website gave me this meaning: “Forrest Gump” 😆

Sue
May 15th, 2015 at 10:54 pm
Your comment is awaiting moderation.

I do love the picture for 暗中模索!
ありがとう