目上, めうえ

  • meue
JLPT 2

Definition of 目上,めうえ

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • superior
  • superiors
  • senior

Related Kanji

eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor
above, up

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Examples of 目上,めうえ in a Sentence

You must be polite to your elders.
When speaking about your superiors' actions, you use respectful language.
Is that anyway to speak to your elders and betters!
最近目上敬語使わない若者多い
Recently there are a lot of young people who don't use respectful language to their superiors.
When I am going to visit someone I look up to, I first write to him and tell him why.
He behaves respectfully toward his superiors.
You should greet your betters by tipping your hat.

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