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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 表情 (hyoujou)

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Kana: ひょうじょう
Kanji: 表情
Romaji: hyoujou

Type: noun

Meaning: facial expression; look; appearance

Example sentences:

未だかつてこんなに悲痛な表情を見たことがあるだろうか。
imadakatsute konna ni hitsuu na hyoujou o mita koto ga aru darou ka.
Never before have I seen so much misery in anyone’s face.

メアリーは青白い顔をしながらも笑み崩れて、やさしく理解ある表情を見せた。
mearii wa aojiroi kao o shinagaramo emikuzurete, yasashiku rikai aru hyoujou o miseta.
Mary’s white face broke into a sweet understanding smile.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 表情 (hyoujou)

エマはとまどい、腹を立てて、表情の読めないジェームズの涼しい顔をまじまじと見つめた。
ema wa tomadoi, hara o tatete, hyoujou no yomenai jeemuzu no suzushii kao o majimaji to mitsumeta.
Emma looked into James’ smooth unreadable face in confusion and indignation.

彼女の表情がとても痛そうだった。
kanojo no hyoujou ga totemo itasou datta.
Her face looked really painful.

Similar words:

形相 (gyousou)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 表情 (biǎoqíng)
Korean: 표정 (pyojeong)

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