Most recent Japanese word you've learned?

北朝鮮 North Korea

lol

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今あるものに価値を見いだす。

”To find value in what you have now”

初めは「見いだす」を見ると、混乱していたんですが、実は検索してみたら、その動詞は見と出の混合です。「いだす」という出すの読み方は初めて見てた。つまり見出すということです。ほんまびっくりした!絶対に覚えますよー!

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月夜つきよ moonlit night
雨雲あまぐも rain cloud
かぶ stump
すなあらし sandstorm

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小田原評定おだわらひょうじょう - fruitless discussion
The origin of the word is quite funny, and it’s an expression I never knew I needed until reading it.

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麺麭屋パンや - bakery
The fact that it apparently is never read めんぼうや, but 40% of the time is read like ベイカリー is wonderful.

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I’m not sure we can say it’s never read as めんぽう, just that if that was the reading the author intended they don’t seem to add furigana.

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True, “never” was a bit hyperbolic. There is even one example on the site that has that reading (funnily enough, it appears to be from a translated version of Homer’s Iliad). Many of the late Meiji to Taisho Era authors seem to like パン as a reading though.

Two in one, thanks to @trunklayer:

だんボール - corrugated cardboard. I knew the word, but I didn’t know it had a kanji spelling!

つめとぎ - scratching post/cat nail sharpener. 爪 and ぎ were both new to me on their own, too!

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ちちんぷいぷい - phrase used to comfort children when they’ve hurt themselves
I learnt it from the Sayuri Saying podcast

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I recently learned 体当たり through Satori Reader, which means ramming attack / hurling oneself.

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もみあげ - sideburns, tuft of hair extending below the ear

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