Meaning of おもて in Japanese

It seems that おもて(omote) is an inflection of おもい with the following forms:
  • Te form: indicates connective form.
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Definition of おもて

  1. (n) surface

    You may choose what to eat from this list.

  2. face (i.e. the visible side of an object)

    I cannot tell which is the right side of this paper.

  3. front (of a building, etc.); obverse side (i.e. "head") of a coin

    I don't understand the problem; I could make neither head nor tail of it.

  4. outside; exterior

    I don't know what kind of creature is making such a terrible noise outside tonight.

  5. appearance
  6. public

    An inner defect never fails to express itself outwardly.

  7. first half (of an innings); top (of an inning)
  8. cover (for tatami mats, etc.)
  9. (comp) foreground
おもて(omote) · おも(omo) · (mo) · もて(mote)

面 Kanji Details

  1. (n) face

    Like water off a duck's back.

  2. surface

    The man wore a mask of a tiger.

  3. mask (esp. a noh or kyogen mask)

Words related to おもて

Sentences containing おもて

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