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深刻, しんこく

  • shinkoku
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

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

  • serious

Examples of 深刻,しんこく in a Sentence

The situation is very serious.
With a shortage of midwives added to that of obstetricians it has become clear all over again that our country's obstetric care is in an extremely grave situation.
The most severe problem at present is that of over-population.
Unless it rains in Ethiopia soon, there could be severe drought problems.
The company is caught up in a serious business slump.
少年犯罪増加深刻な問題
The increase in juvenile delinquency is a serious problem.
はその悪い知らせ告げられると、深刻な表情になった。
He looked grave when told the bad news.
住宅不足深刻
The housing shortage is very acute.
The current slump of the economy will not turn into a serious depression.
As time has passed; the problem has proved more serious.

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