内幕

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See also: 內幕

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 內幕 (“what goes on behind the scenes; the inside story; information unavailable to the public”).
(This term, 内幕, is the simplified form of 內幕.)
Notes:

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
うち
Grade: 2
まく
Grade: 6
yutōyomi

Noun[edit]

(うち)(まく) (uchimaku (kyūjitai 內幕)

  1. the lowdown, the inside story, inside information
    • 1949, 三好十郎, 恐怖の季節:
      (かれ)らの内幕(うちまく)経歴(けいれき)をかなりよく()っている(わたし)()うから、信用(しんよう)してくれてよろしい。
      Karera no uchimaku ya keireki o kanari yoku shitteiru watashi ga iu kara, shin'yō shite kurete yoroshii.
      I know quite a lot about stuff like their personal histories and inside information so you can trust what I'm telling you.

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
ない
Grade: 2
まく
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

(ない)(まく) (naimaku

  1. Same as above.