骨に刻み、肝に銘ずる

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Grade: 6 Grade: 6 Grade: S Grade: S

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Idiom[edit]

骨に刻み、肝に銘ずる (ほねにきざみ、きもにめいずる, hone ni kizami, kimo ni meizuru)

  1. To have one's resolve carved on the forehead. Lit. Carved on one's bones and set in one's liver.

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