1. Look!; There!; Hey!
    • ほら気をつけろ
    • Look out!/Watch out (there)!
    • ほらごらん
    • Look there!/〔非難して〕I told you (so)!/Didn't I tell you?
    • ほら注意したばかりじゃないか
    • Didn't I just warn you?
    • ほらうまくいったろう
    • See, everything went all right, didn't it?
  1. Iほらがい(法螺貝)
  1. II〔おおげさな話〕tall [big] talk, (an) exaggeration,《口》 a fish story;〔自慢話〕boastful talk
    • ほらを吹く
    • 〔誇大な話をする〕talk big/〔自画自賛する〕 《口》 blow one's own horn
    • ほらもいい加減にしろ
    • 「That's enough [No more] of your boasting [bragging].
    • 彼の言うことはみんなほらだ
    • Everything he says is exaggerated.
  1. ほら吹きa boaster; a braggart