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大当たり, 大当り, おおあたり

  • ōatari

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • big hit
  • big prize
  • bumper crop
  • striking it rich
  • right on the mark
  • bonanza
  • bull's eye
  • bullseye

Examples of 大当たり,大当り,おおあたり in a Sentence

その映画大当たりした
The movie was a big draw at the box office.
はNBCのサタデー・ナイト・ライブ大当たり取りましたね。
He hit big in NBC's 'Saturday Night Live'.
今度映画記録破り大当たりだった
The new picture has made a record breaking hit.
Their concert was a big hit.
その新しい映画大当たりだった
The new movie was a big hit.
The movie rights to a successful novel is easy money for the writer of the novel.
Everybody expected the musical to be a great hit, but it was far from being a success.

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