ほら吹き Blowing a Shell or Tell a Lie

ほら吹き
Blowing a Shell or Tell a Lie


The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate | A = Advanced

ほら吹き
hora fuki
Blowing a shell (as musical instrument) -or- Tell a lie / exaggerate

ほら hora Shell ; Trumpet Shell
吹き fuki to blow

吹き飛ばす fuki tobasu - to blow off, (literally and metaphorically), brush away [A]
吹き替え fuki kae - dubbing (movies) [I]



Wilber's mind was bubbling with the beginnings of a mighty fine misunderstanding.

SUGGESTED USAGE:

趣味ですか?それはね、ほらを吹くことです。
shumi desu ka? sore wa ne, hora o fuku koto desu.
My hobby? Well, that's ???

ABOUT SUGGESTED USAGE:

趣味 shumi - hobby A common question at introductions