反面教師

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
はん
Grade: 3
めん
Grade: 3
きょう
Grade: 2

Grade: 5
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

反面教師 (hiragana はんめんきょうし, romaji hanmen kyōshi)

  1. a cautionary tale, an example of what not to do
  2. a person who serves as a living example of what to avoid