一網打尽

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
いち
Grade: 1
もう
Grade: S

Grade: 3
じん
Grade: S
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 一網打盡一网打尽 (yīwǎngdǎjìn). Literally "all in one throw of the net".

Noun[edit]

一網打尽 (hiragana いちもうだじん, rōmaji ichimōdajin)

  1. roundup, wholesale arrest; "rounding up the herd with one throw"