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瓢箪から駒, ひょうたんからこま

  • hyōtankarakoma

Definition

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • something very unexpected
  • something said as a joke actually happening
  • lit: a horse comes from a gourd

Examples of 瓢箪から駒,ひょうたんからこま in a Sentence

瓢箪から駒って言うかな知人紹介就職決まっちゃったよ。
I just got a great job because of an introduction from a friend. Sometimes things happen when you least expect it.

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