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嫌い, きらい

  • kirai


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

  • dislike
  • hate



  • suspicion
  • tendency
  • smack (of)

Examples of 嫌い,きらい in a Sentence

I believe you like your job "On the contrary, I hate it".
Jim tends to go too far.
I love the outdoors but I hate bugs.
It's not that I dislike reading; it's just that I have no time.
I don't like this skirt. It always rides up.
I don't like him because he is too proud.
This is why I dislike cats.
I don't like the house in which he lives.
I like addition but not subtraction.
Those who like borrowing dislike paying.

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