Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

大番狂わせ

Kana Reading
おおばんくるわせ
Romaji
ōbankuruwase
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    totally unexpected result; stunning upset
    Example sentence
    ヒンギスが一回戦敗退大番狂わせ It was a big upset when Hingis was eliminated in the first round.

Examples of 大番狂わせ, おおばんくるわせ in a sentence

  • ヒンギスが一回戦敗退大番狂わせ

    It was a big upset when Hingis was eliminated in the first round.


Popular Study Lists

JLPT N4 Study List

Taylor 2013-01-13
Umbo Aristeia kawaiibutterfly Christian
79 subscribers

Jōyō Kanji Study List

Taylor 2013-01-13
hkfoot ZanDatsu MitSora 龍之介 / Ryunosuke
61 subscribers

Start speaking Japanese today with Nihongo Master! The fun and easy way to learn Japanese online.

With three subscription types to choose from, there's one to fit every student's budget.

Start your free 7-day trial now!