海老鯛

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: 4 たい
Jinmeiyō

Pronunciation[edit]

Idiom[edit]

海老鯛 (hiragana えびたい, rōmaji ebitai, historical hiragana えびたひ)

  1. Short for 海老で鯛を釣る (ebi de tai o tsuru): fish a sea bream with shrimp; throw a sprat to catch a mackerel

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN