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일 더하기 일은 귀요미 (1+1=귀요미)

Idiom

Pronunciation

il duhagi il eun giyomi

Definition (meaning)

  • literally, this sentence means 'one plus one is 귀요미'.
  • this sentence is a part of 귀요미송(귀요미song)'s lyrics.
  • This sentence sounds like some childish and cute.
  • In Korea, adorable grown-up women are supposed to have 애교(aekyo; means 'some pureness and cuteness like a baby has'). This sentence is a kind of tool that shows 애교.
  • it's not important what this sentence has literal meaning. The fact that this sentence is a tool of 애교 is important.
  • similar expression that has same purpose : 나 꿍꼬또 기싱꿍꼬또

Definition by other languages

귀요미송의 가사중 일부분으로서, 애교를 부리기 위한 수단으로 사용되는 문장이다.(korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1 : You can say this word freely without any trouble

Examples

일더하기 일은 귀요미~ (usually, this sentence is used while singing 귀요미송 with cute dance.)

Notes

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