舌を巻く, したをまく

  • shitawomaku

Definition of 舌を巻く,したをまく

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ku' ending

  • to be astonished

Related Kanji

tongue, reed, clapper
scroll, volume, book, part, roll up, wind up, tie, coil, counter for texts (or book scrolls)

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Examples of 舌を巻く,したをまく in a Sentence

私達大胆な企て舌を巻いた
We marveled at his bold attempt.
彼女利口には舌を巻く
I'm astonished by her cleverness.
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