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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 足音 (ashioto)

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Kana: あしおと
Kanji: 足音
Romaji: ashioto

Type: noun

Meaning: footsteps (sound)

Example sentences:

やっと待ちこがれていたその足音が聞こえて来た。
yatto machikogarete ita sono ashioto ga kikoete kita.
At length, the long-desired footsteps were heard.

頭上を一人の男が歩く足音が聞こえました。
zujou o hitori no otoko ga aruku ashioto ga kikoemashita.
I heard the footsteps of a man walking about in the chamber above.

言葉は消え、足音は遠ざかった。
kotoba wa kie, ashioto wa toozakatta.
The words died away, the steps were lost in the distance.

露台の外に誰かくる足音がした。
rodai no soto ni dareka kuru ashioto ga shita.
I heard footsteps coining along the terrace outside.

Similar words:

靴音 (kutsuoto)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 脚步声 (jiǎobùshēng)
Korean: 발소리 (balsoli)

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