Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
Kana Reading
おっくう, おくこう
okkū, okukō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    troublesome; annoying
    Example sentence
    休み過ぎると、仕事戻るのがおっくうになる Too long a holiday makes one reluctant to start work again.

Examples of 億劫, おっくう, おくこう in a sentence

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hundred million, 10**8

On'Yomi: オク


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7 strokes

threat, long ages

On'Yomi: コウ, ゴウ, キョウ

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