紐, ひも

  • himo
JLPT 3

Definition of 紐,ひも

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • string
  • cord

  • man who is financially dependent on a woman (such as a gigolo or, in the case of a prostitute, a pimp)
  • pimp

Examples of 紐,ひも in a Sentence

To record something, they used knotted cords made of the wool of the llama or alpaca.
The first thing he did was to untie his shoelaces and take his shoes off.
Ah, hold a mo. My shoe lace's come undone.
は1鉛筆結わえた
Mother tied up three pencils with a piece of string.
このひもは強い
This string is strong.
エプロン結んでください
Tie the apron.
Give me a knife to cut this string with.
Oooh, get a move on. We'll end up late! Come on, I'll tie your shoelaces for you.
ひも引けば流れ出る
Pull the string and the water flushes.
ボーラは、握らないほう2つ長いひもから成り立っている。
Bolas are made up of a long cord with two stone balls at the free ends.
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