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臆病, 憶病, おく病, おくびょう

  • okubyō
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • cowardice
  • timidity

Examples of 臆病,憶病,おく病,おくびょう in a Sentence

ああ臆病とは思わなかった
I did not think he was so timid.
極めて臆病
He is timid as a hare.
臆病ではない
You are not a coward.
We looked down on him as a coward.
はネズミのように臆病
He is as timid as a mouse.
はとても臆病だからそんなことやれない
He is too much of a coward to attempt it.
には少し臆病なところある
He is a bit of a coward.
は2O歳になったのに、ま女の子おしゃべりすること臆病
Even though he has turned twenty, he's still too timid to chat with girls.
He is more shy than timid.
臆病非難された
He was accused of cowardice.

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