dodge a bullet の意味と使い方は?発音付き例文で解説


“You dodged a bullet.”



本記事では “dodge a bullet” の意味と使い方をまとめます。



日常会話でも便利な英語表現 “dodge a bullet” の意味・使い方とともに、発音も一緒に確認してくださいね!

dodge a bullet の意味とは?



“dodge a bullet” は「弾丸を避ける」から転じて「危ないところで危機を逃れる」という意味の英語表現です。

たとえば 「彼氏と別れたが、のちにその彼氏が犯罪で捕まった」、「面接で落とされた会社がのちに倒産した」など、かろうじて危機を逃れたときに使います。

dodge a bullet
To narrowly avoid something or some situation that turns out to be undesirable, disastrous, dangerous, or otherwise harmful.

引用元:Dodge a bullet – Idioms by The Free Dictionary

発音付き例文で dodge a bullet の意味と使い方を確認!


You dodged a bullet.


I dodged a huge bullet when when my ex broke up with me. He is jail now.


I completely dodged a bullet when the exam was postponed. I wasn’t ready for it at all.


I failed my interview with them (company),  but news just broke that they went bankrupt, so I guess I dodged that bullet.

I’m so glad I broke up with him.

Yeah. He turned out to be such a douche bag. Honestly, you dodged a bullet with that one. 

How was the party?

Eh…it was okay. Pretty boring actually.

Oh yeah? Guess I dodged a bullet by not going then.