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  • よこ yoko

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  • noun
    horizontal (as opposed to vertical), lying down
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  • side-to-side (as opposed to front-to-back), width, breadth
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  • side (of a box, etc.)
    • beside, aside, next to
      • unconnected
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      • 15 strokes

        sideways, side, horizontal, width, woof, unreasonable, perverse

      Example sentences

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      • Japanese sentence

        母親は赤ん坊をベッドに横にした。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        The mother laid her baby on the bed.

      • Japanese sentence

        道が濡れていたので、車は横にスリップしたにちがいない。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        As the road was wet, the car must have slipped sideways.

      • Japanese sentence

        家の横はつたで覆われていた。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        The side of the house was covered with ivy.

      • Japanese sentence

        あの人は眼の横にほくろがある。 

        Sentence analysis
        English translation

        That person has a mole at the side of his eye.