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English Reference for tatoe (たとえ)

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Kana
たとえ
tatoe
Definitions
  1. noun example
  2. simile, metaphor, allegory, fable, parable
Example sentences
There are few, if any, supporters of the plan
Even if the sun were to rise in the west, I would not change my mind
"A fish out of water" is a metaphor for being unable to use your talents due to a change of environment
Even if you are not to blame, you should apologize
Were the sun to rise in the west, she would not change her resolution
Even if you make great efforts, you won't be able to achieve it
Even if you boss attacks you and tells you to go away, you should make your point
Even if you are busy, you should keep your promise
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