人見知り

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ひと
Grade: 1

Grade: 1

Grade: 2
kun'yomi

Noun[edit]

人見知り (hiragana ひとみしり, romaji hitomishiri)

  1. shyness, fear of strangers

Verb[edit]

人見知り + する (hiragana ひとみしりする, romaji hitomishiri suru)

  1. be nervous around strangers, be shy
    人見知 (ひとみし)りしない
    hitomishiri shinai
    He takes to strangers.

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.