Meaning

Primary

Heartburn

Word Type

noun, する verb

Explanation

When your chest is cooking and burning, you have what's known as heartburn.

Reading

むねやけ
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

The readings are the kun'yomi vocab readings (hint is that there's hiragana sticking out there). So, just make sure you know the word and 焼く. If you do, you can combine that knowledge into this word, and hopefully not get any heartburn in the process.

Context

Context Sentences

胸焼けしている時に、なわとびで何回飛べますか?

How many times can you jump rope when you're suffering from heartburn?

年を取ったせいか、あげ物を食べると胸焼けがするんです。

It may be because of my age, but I get heartburn when I eat deep-fried food.

朝からカツ丼なんて、胸焼けしないの?

Don’t you get heartburn from eating katsu-don in the morning?

Kanji Composition