かちかち, こちこち, カチカチ, コチコチ

  • kachikachi,kochikochi,kachikachi,kochikochi

Definition of かちかち,こちこち,カチカチ,コチコチ

adverb taking the `to' particle, adverb (fukushi)

  • ticktock

  • chinking (e.g. of a hammer against rock)
  • knocking

nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • dry and hard
  • (frozen) stiff

  • hidebound
  • die-hard
  • stubborn
  • obstinate
  • bigoted

  • scared stiff
  • tense
  • nervous
  • frightened

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Examples of かちかち,こちこち,カチカチ,コチコチ in a Sentence

洗面器かちかちに凍った
The water in the basin has frozen solid.
コチコチ会社人間だから
He's just a diehard company man.
The only sound to be heard was the ticking of the clock.
てるの?」「計簿ね。うちのカチカチからこういうからちゃんとないと」
What're you doing? "The household books. Our finances are pretty tight so we have to do things properly."
寝れないに限って、計のカチカチいう気になるもの
It's only when I can't sleep at night that the ticking of the clock becomes loud enough to bother me.

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