ヤンキー

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  • ヤンキー yanki-

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  • colloquialismnoun
    delinquent (youth), delinquency
    • Yankee
      • yankee, yank, Amerikaan
        • jeugddelinquent, probleemjongere, rebelse jongere, boefje
          • Yankee, Amerikaner
            • jugendlicher Straffälliger, jugendlicher Rebell, Jugendlicher mit schlechtem Benehmen
              • ((амер.) Yankee) янки

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                • Japanese sentence

                  警官がヤンキーに足を撃たれた。 

                  Sentence analysis
                  Translation

                  The policeman was shot in the leg by a delinquent.


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