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眉唾眉つば
まゆつば
1. [n]
▶ dubious tale
▶ cock-and-bull story
▶ questionable information
Cross references:
  ⇒ see: 1486320 眉唾物 1. dubious tale; cock-and-bull story; questionable information
2. [n]
▶ taking care not to be fooled



History:
7. A 2020-08-21 11:19:06  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
6. A* 2020-08-21 02:09:02  Marcus Richert <...address hidden...>
  Refs:
daijs
interesting etymology: 《眉に唾 (つば) をつければ狐 (きつね) などに化かされないという言い伝えから》
  Diff:
@@ -19,0 +20,4 @@
+<sense>
+<pos>&n;</pos>
+<gloss>taking care not to be fooled</gloss>
+</sense>
5. A 2019-11-10 06:15:23  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
  Refs:
GG5
  Diff:
@@ -17,0 +18 @@
+<gloss>cock-and-bull story</gloss>
4. A* 2019-11-09 19:45:13 
  Refs:
大辞林 + 大辞泉
  Diff:
@@ -15,4 +15,4 @@
-<pos>&adj-na;</pos>
-<pos>&adj-no;</pos>
-<gloss>fake</gloss>
-<gloss>counterfeit</gloss>
+<xref type="see" seq="1486320">眉唾物</xref>
+<xref type="see" seq="1486320">眉唾物</xref>
+<gloss>dubious tale</gloss>
+<gloss>questionable information</gloss>
3. A 2012-11-06 23:43:44  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
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