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勝手に, かってに

  • katteni


adverb (fukushi)

  • arbitrarily
  • of its own accord
  • involuntarily
  • wilfully
  • willfully
  • as one pleases

Examples of 勝手に,かってに in a Sentence

The documents were tampered with.
There are frequent instances of malicious door-to-door selling, such as pushing water purifiers on people after carrying out water quality tests without permission.
Don't let children have their own way.
The claim of community involvement is just window dressing; City Hall will do what it wants to anyhow.
You are free to go out.
The journalist took liberties with the facts he had gathered.
You are welcome to do anything you like.
He wants to have everything his own way.
You are welcome to do anything you like.
Don't try to duck out early. Where's your sense of responsibility?

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