お世辞

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3

Grade: 4
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (o, honorific prefix) +‎ 世辞 (seji, flattery).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

お世辞 (hiragana おせじ, rōmaji oseji)

  1. flattery
     () () () ()けた
    o seji o ma ni uketa
    they took their flattery seriously