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いい加減, 好い加減, 好加減, いいかげん

  • iikagen
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • irresponsible
  • perfunctory
  • careless

Definition

  • lukewarm
  • half-baked
  • halfhearted
  • vague

Definition

  • reasonable
  • moderate (usu. in suggestions or orders)

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • considerably
  • quite
  • rather
  • pretty

Examples of いい加減,好い加減,好加減,いいかげん in a Sentence

I'm about tired of this quiet life.
スミス夫妻テレビにはいいかげんうんざりです
He's just about had enough of the Smiths' TV.
いいかげんに仕事するな。
Don't do the job just any old way.
いいかげんなやめろ
Don't give me that!
その問題いいかげんに扱ってはいけない。
Don't trifle with the matter.
物事いいかげんにするな。
Don't do things by halves.
契約かなりいいかげんなものだった
The contract was rather loose.
おまえいい加減ウジウジてないで、決断なさい
Quit sitting on the fence and make a decision!
おいいい加減パンツネタやめとけよな、読者退くドンビキ
Hey, it's about time you quit it with the panty jokes. You'll put off the readers, you creeper!
My artisan pride cannot tolerate such sloppiness.

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