ぶらぶら

  • burabura
JLPT 1

Definition of ぶらぶら

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • dangling heavily
  • swaying to and fro
  • swinging

adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle, noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • strolling
  • rambling
  • roaming
  • wandering

  • idly
  • lazily
  • leisurely
  • aimlessly

  • persisting (of an illness)

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Examples of ぶらぶら in a Sentence

ちょっとそのブラブラしました
I wandered around for a while.
両足ぶらぶらさせながらいすに座っていた。
He sat on a chair with his legs dangling.
私たち京都ぶらぶら歩いた
We walked up and down the streets of Kyoto.
人生何の目的なしぶらぶらと過ごした
He drifted aimlessly through life.
She killed time going around the shops.
We wandered round the shopping center.
彼ら海岸ぶらぶらと歩いた
They strolled along the beach.
He lingered in the classroom after school was over.
暇潰しぶらぶらした
I strolled along the streets to kill time.
If he keeps drifting aimlessly, his late father will turn over in his grave.

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