Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
卑怯 JLPT 2
Kana Reading
ひきょう
Romaji
hikyō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    cowardice; meanness; unfairness
    Example sentence
    そんなふうに言うなんて卑怯 It's mean of you to talk that way.

Examples of 卑怯, ひきょう in a sentence


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