二階から目薬

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
かい
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
くすり > ぐすり
Grade: 3

Idiom[edit]

二階から目薬 (hiragana にかいからめぐすり, rōmaji ni-kai kara megusuri)

  1. (literally eye drops from the second floor) being roundabout or indirect to the point of being ineffective, often irritatingly so