顎を引く

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
あご
Grade: S

Grade: 2
on’yomi
For pronunciation and definitions of 顎を引く – see the following entry.
あごをひく
[verb] "to pull the chin": to fix one's posture, notably by moving one's head backwards (and not literally drawing in one's chin as if nodding)
(This term, 顎を引く, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)