瓜二つ

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 1

Etymology[edit]

Literally "two cucumbers".

Adjectival noun[edit]

瓜二つ (-na inflection, hiragana うりふたつ, rōmaji urifutatsu)

  1. (idiomatic) as alike as two peas in a pod, very similar (often of family members)

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

瓜二つ (hiragana うりふたつ, rōmaji urifutatsu)

  1. (idiomatic) people as alike as two peas in a pod, very similar (often of family members)