虎に成る

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とら
Grade: S

Grade: 4

Etymology[edit]

Literally "to become a tiger". A drunken state in which one is so wild and fearless as to be compared to a tiger.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [to̞ɾa̠ ɲ̟i na̠ɾɯ̟ᵝ]

Idiom[edit]

虎に成る (hiragana とらになる, rōmaji tora ni naru)

  1. to be so intoxicated as to be out of control; drunk