Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
起死回生
Kana Reading
きしかいせい
Romaji
kishikaisei
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    revival of the dead; recovering from a hopeless situation; resuscitation
    Example sentence
    松井、起死回生逆転満塁サヨナラホームラン Matsui pulled the Giants back from the brink with a grand slam that gave them a come-from-behind victory.

Examples of 起死回生, きしかいせい in a sentence


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