Japanese Dictionary

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Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), adverb taking the `to' particle
    at random; thoughtlessly; recklessly; excessively; impulsively
    Example sentence
    今日演説やたら大げさな言葉多くて言っているよくわらなった。 He used so much inflated language in his speech today I couldn't figure out what he was saying.

Examples of 矢鱈, やたら in a sentence

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