画蛇添足

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See also: 畫蛇添足

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see 畫蛇添足.
(This term, 画蛇添足, is the simplified form of 畫蛇添足.)
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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2

Grade: S
てん
Grade: S
そく
Grade: 1
on'yomi
Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
じゃ
Grade: S
てん
Grade: S
そく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

画蛇添足 ‎(hiragana がだてんそく, romaji gada tensoku, alternative reading がじゃてんそく, romaji gaja tensoku)

  1. making an unnecessary addition
     ()れないお洒落 (しゃれ)をしたものだから、画蛇添足 (がだてんそく) () ()ぎて、 () (もの)のようになったと ()われた。[1]
    Narenai oshare o shita mono da kara, gada tensoku ga ikisugite, bakemono no yō ni natta to iwareta.
    please add this translation if you can

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 画蛇添足 in Yojijukugo Databank