1. 1〔境遇〕 《文》 one's station in life; (one's) circumstances
    • 悲しい身の上
    • sad circumstances
    • 彼女の身の上を案じた
    • I felt concerned about her welfare.
  1. 2〔人生〕one's history [life]
  1. 3〔運勢〕one's lot [fortune]
    • 身の上相談をする
    • 「consult a person [ask a person for advice] about one's personal affairs
    • 身の上相談欄
    • a personal-advice column/《英口》 an agony column
    • 身の上話をする
    • tell the story of one's life