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正体, しょうたい

  • shōtai
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • natural shape
  • one's true colors
  • one's true colours
  • true character
  • identity
  • true identity

Definition

  • consciousness
  • one's senses

Examples of 正体,しょうたい in a Sentence

ついに正体暴露したな。
Now you've given yourself away.
He told me he was incredibly rich and owned a Ferrari, but I saw through him at once.
I can't understand how your father managed to see through that man.
らは正体警察ばらした
They exposed him to the police.
イギリス人のフリしていたが、外国なまりからその正体がばれた。
He pretended to be an Englishman, but his foreign accent gave him away.
I could not find him out.
He wore a mask so that no one could recognize him.
I've been nosing around the office trying to find out the news.
その殺人者正体は手掛かりがまったくなかった
There was no clue to the identity of the murderer.
You are a wolf in sheep's clothing.

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