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第160 – オノマトペ #4

Time for some more onomatopoeia! Let’s dive right in!

1- クラクラ – dizzy / giddy
きゅうがったせいで、めまいがしてあたまがクラクラした。
My head got all dizzy because I stood up too suddenly.

2- ズバズバ – straightforwardly / being outspoken
あのひと衣着きぬきせず、なんでもズバズバう。
That person doesn’t hold anything back, s/he says it as it is.

3- ゴシゴシ – scrubbing hard / clean
よごれたからだをゴシゴシあらった。
The dirty body was scrubbed clean.

4- コリコリ – crisp / crunchy
軟骨なんこつ唐揚からあげは、コリコリした食感しょっかん美味おいしい。
The deep fried cartilage has a delicious texture.

5- ポリポリ – munching / crunching / scratching (an itch)
かれにはあたまをポリポリとくせがある
He has a bad habit of scratching his head.

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