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早い, 速い, 疾い, 捷い, はやい

  • hayai
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • fast
  • quick
  • hasty
  • brisk

Definition

  • early (in the day, etc.)
  • premature

Definition

  • (too) soon
  • not yet
  • (too) early

Definition

  • easy
  • simple
  • quick

Examples of 早い,速い,疾い,捷い,はやい in a Sentence

「速い」は「遅い」の反対
Fast is the opposite of "slow."
If it is useful for improving your life, it cannot be done too soon.
Heck, with oboe players there are those who, rather than search for a reed that suits them, find it faster to make their own.
2階早い時間警報器鳴っているのが聞こえた。
The alarm was heard ringing at an early hour on the second floor.
2歳の子どもそんなに速く走れるだろう
Can a two-year-old boy run that fast?
3人のうちもっとも速く走ります
Who runs the fastest of the three?
7月上旬は、行くのは早いかな
I wonder if the first week or so of July is too early to go to the beach.
DTP作れば、安い早い、まさに一挙両得
Desktop publishing lets you produce books quickly and cheaply. It's like killing two birds with one stone.
TGVは世界他のどの列車より速く走る
The TGV goes faster than any other train in the world.
あなたはなんと速く歩くでしょう
How fast you walk!

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