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怠慢, たいまん

  • taiman


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • negligence
  • procrastination
  • carelessness

Examples of 怠慢,たいまん in a Sentence

He was blamed for neglect of duty.
This failure was brought about by your own negligence.
The accident was due to the negligence of the caretaker.
You must account for your neglect of duty.
This misery resulted from his laziness.
He scolded me for being lazy.
He scolded me for being lazy.
All the workers who are lazy must be fired.
He scolded me for being lazy.
I'm fed up with her laziness.

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