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プール
puuru
  1. noun (swimming) pool
  2. noun auxillary suru verb pool (billiards)
  3. pool (together)
フォーム
foomu
  1. noun foam
  2. form
ブザー
buzaa
noun buzzer, personal alarm (loud buzzer to attract attention in case of attack)
プライド
puraido
noun pride
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ブラウス
burausu
noun blouse
ブラシ
burashi
  1. noun brush
  2. prenominal brushy
プラス
purasu
  1. noun auxillary suru verb plus, addition
  2. noun positive number
  3. noun no-adjective auxillary suru verb gain, advantage, asset, positive feature
  4. noun anode, plus terminal, positive pole
  5. + shape
ブラブラ
burabura
  1. na-adjective adverb to-adverb auxillary suru verb onomatopia dangling heavily, swaying to and fro, swinging
  2. adverb to-adverb auxillary suru verb onomatopia strolling, rambling, roaming, wandering
  3. onomatopia idly, lazily, leisurely, aimlessly
  4. onomatopia persisting (of an illness)
プラン
puran
noun plan
フリー
furii
  1. na-adjective free
  2. freelance
プリント
purinto
  1. noun auxillary suru verb print, copy
  2. handout, flyer
フル
furu
na-adjective noun full
ブル
buru
  1. noun no-adjective bull
  2. abbreviation bulldog
  3. abbreviation bulldozer
  4. abbreviation bourgeois, bourgeoisie
フルーツ
furuutsu
noun fruit
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ブレーキ
bureeki
noun brake
プレゼント
purezento
  1. noun present, gift
  2. auxillary suru verb to give a present or gift
プロ
puro
noun no-adjective professional
ブローチ
buroochi
noun brooch
プログラム
puroguramu
noun auxillary suru verb computer term program, programme
プロテスタント
purotesutanto
noun protestant
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プロポーズ
puropoozu
noun auxillary suru verb (marriage) proposal
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プロ野球 プロやきゅう
puroyakyuu
noun professional baseball
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フロント
furonto
  1. noun front
  2. reception (hotel, etc.), front desk
フワフワ
fuwafuwa
  1. to-adverb adverb auxillary suru verb onomatopia lightly (floating, drifting, etc.), buoyantly
  2. no-adjective na-adjective to-adverb adverb auxillary suru verb onomatopia soft, fluffy, spongy
  3. to-adverb adverb auxillary suru verb onomatopia unsteadily, flightily, fickly, frivolously
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プンプン
punpun
  1. adverb auxillary suru verb to-adverb onomatopia intense smell (hanging around)
  2. state of being furious or angry
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ページ
peeji
noun usually kana page
ペース
peesu
noun pace
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北京 ペキン
pekin
noun Beijing (China), Peking
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ベスト
besuto
  1. na-adjective best
  2. noun vest
ベストセラー
besutoseraa
noun best-seller
ベッド
beddo
noun bed
ペット
petto
  1. noun pet
  2. abbreviation trumpet
ベランダ
beranda
noun balcony, verandah
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ヘリコプター
herikoputaa
noun helicopter
ベル
beru
  1. noun bell
  2. bel, B
ベルト
beruto
  1. noun belt (waist, seat, etc.), strap
  2. belt, zone, area
  3. drive belt, machine belt
ペン
pen
noun pen
ペンキ
penki
noun paint
ベンチ
benchi
noun bench
ペンチ
penchi
noun abbreviation pliers
ボイコット
boikotto
noun auxillary suru verb boycott
ポイント
pointo
  1. noun auxillary suru verb point
  2. noun points (of a railway), switch
ボーイ
booi
  1. noun boy
  2. bellboy, porter, waiter
ボーイフレンド
booifurendo
noun boyfriend, male friend
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ボート
booto
noun boat, rowing boat
ホーム
hoomu
  1. noun no-adjective platform
  2. abbreviation home
ホール
hooru
  1. noun hall (dance, concert, etc.)
  2. hole
  3. whole
  4. dining area of a restaurant
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ボール
booru
  1. noun ball
  2. bowl
  3. abbreviation board (e.g. cardboard, pasteboard)
ポケット
poketto
noun pocket
ポジション
pojishon
noun position
ポスト
posuto
  1. noun auxillary suru verb post, position
  2. postbox, mail box, pillar box
  3. prefix post-
ボタン
botan
noun usually kana button
ポット
potto
  1. noun pot (esp. teapot, coffee-pot)
  2. vacuum bottle, thermos flask
ホテル
hoteru
noun hotel
ボヤボヤ
boyaboya
  1. auxillary suru verb adverb to-adverb onomatopia carelessly, inattentively, absentmindedly, doing nothing
  2. na-adjective auxillary suru verb adverb onomatopia long and disheveled (e.g. hair) (dishevelled)
  3. auxillary suru verb adverb to-adverb onomatopia flaring up (e.g. fire), rising (e.g. steam)
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ボリューム
boryuumu
  1. noun volume (sound level)
  2. volume (books)
  3. volume, substantial quantity (e.g. hearty meal), bulk, bulkiness, mass
  4. any kind of adjustment knob, not necessarily for sound
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ポンプ
ponpu
noun pump
マーク
maaku
  1. noun auxillary suru verb mark
  2. paying attention to, focusing on, watching, guarding
  3. abbreviation markup
  4. computer term Mach (OS kernel)
マーケット
maaketto
noun market
麻雀 マージャン
maajan
noun mahjong, mah-jongg
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マイ
mai
prefix my, one's own, personal, privately owned
マイク
maiku
noun abbreviation mike, mic, microphone
マイナス
mainasu
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective minus
マクロ
makuro
na-adjective noun computer term macro
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マスク
masuku
noun auxillary suru verb mask
マスコミ
masukomi
noun abbreviation mass communication, the media
燐寸 マッチ
macchi
noun usually kana match (to light fire with)
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マナー
manaa
noun manners
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マネー
manee
noun money
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マフラー
mafuraa
noun muffler (garment, vehicle), scarf
ママ
mama
  1. noun Mama
  2. female proprietress (of a bar, etc.)
マヨネーズ
mayoneezu
noun mayonnaise
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マラソン
marason
noun marathon, long-distance race
マンション
manshon
noun large apartment (from mansion), apartment house
マンホール
manhooru
noun manhole
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ミーティング
miitingu
noun meeting
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ミクロ
mikuro
na-adjective noun micro
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ミサイル
misairu
noun missile
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ミシン
mishin
noun sewing machine
ミス
misu
  1. noun auxillary suru verb mistake, error, failure
  2. noun Miss
  3. myth
ミスプリント
misupurinto
noun misprint
ミックス
mikkusu
noun auxillary suru verb mix
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ミニ
mini
noun mini
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ミュージック
myuujikku
noun music
ミリ
miri
  1. noun prefix milli-, 10^-3
  2. abbreviation millimetre, millimeter
ミルク
miruku
noun milk
ムード
muudo
noun mood
米突 メートル
meetoru
  1. noun usually kana metre, meter
  2. meter (i.e. a gauge), gauge
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メカニズム
mekanizumu
noun mechanism
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メディア
media
noun media
メニュー
menyuu
noun menu
メモ
memo
noun auxillary suru verb memo, note, memorandum
面子 メンツ
mentsu
  1. noun face, honour, honor
  2. combination of three tiles that form a set in mahjong
  3. personnel, members, lineup
  4. making up a four to play mahjong
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モデル
moderu
noun model
モノ
mono
noun mono
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モノレール
monoreeru
noun monorail
ヤング
yangu
noun young
欧羅巴 ヨーロッパ
yooroppa
noun no-adjective usually kana Europe
ヨット
yotto
noun yacht (usually only used for a sailing boat with one mast)
老麺 ラーメン
raamen
noun usually kana ramen, Chinese-style noodles
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