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意地, いじ

  • iji
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • disposition
  • spirit
  • willpower
  • obstinacy
  • backbone
  • appetite

Examples of 意地,いじ in a Sentence

意地悪い発言講義一層激しくなった。
His nasty comments fueled the argument.
意地悪かった
His brother was nasty to me.
The wicked witch cast an evil spell on the man and turned him into an insect.
He doesn't look that way, but he's really a nasty piece of work.
Once there lived a very wicked king in England.

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