身を乗り出す, みをのりだす

  • miwonoridasu

Definition of 身を乗り出す,みをのりだす

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `su' ending

  • to bend oneself forward (esp. in curiosity or excitement)
  • to hang out (e.g. over a balcony)

Related Kanji

somebody, person, one's station in life
ride, power, multiplication, record, counter for vehicles, board, mount, join
exit, leave, go out, come out, put out, protrude

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Examples of 身を乗り出す,みをのりだす in a Sentence

話す言葉すべて聞こう乗り出した
I leaned forward, eager to catch every word he spoke.
映画ますますおもしろくなっていきとうとう人々はいすから身を乗り出していた
The movie got more and more exciting, until at length, people were sitting on the edge of their chairs.
年老いた旦那身を乗り出してやさしい口調聞いた
The old man leaned forward and asked his wife with a soft voice.
彼らから乗り出してパレード見た
They leaned out of the window to watch the parade.
All I could mumble in response was that when I was a man of fifty, my mother would lean out of the window when I left and remind me not to drive too fast.
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