揚げ足, 挙げ足, 上げ足, 揚足, 挙足, 上足, あげあし

  • ageashi

Definition of 揚げ足,挙げ足,上げ足,揚足,挙足,上足,あげあし

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • finding fault

  • upturn (in the market)

Examples of 揚げ足,挙げ足,上げ足,揚足,挙足,上足,あげあし in a Sentence

はいつも揚げ足取るね。
You always like to trip me up, don't you?
揚げ足とり天才
He is excellent at finding fault with other people.
すぐ揚げ足取る
He is a captious man.
All you ever do is nitpick. I wish you could say something more constructive.
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