自白

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Chinese[edit]

 
from; self; oneself; since
 
white; empty; blank; bright; clear; plain; pure; gratuitous
simp. and trad.
(自白)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

自白

  1. confession

Verb[edit]

自白

  1. to confess
  2. to make oneself clear; to justify one's position
  3. to brag

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
はく
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

自白 (hiragana じはく, romaji jihaku)

  1. confession
    • 1926, 平林初之輔, 予審調書:
      ところが、あなたの小細工 (こざいく)犯人 (はんにん)自白 (じはく) (はや)めたのです。
      Tokoroga, anata no kozaiku ga hannin no jihaku o hayameta no desu.
      By the way, your trick made the criminal confess earlier.

Verb[edit]

自白する (hiragana じはくする, romaji jihaku suru)

  1. confess

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