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怪しい, 妖しい, あやしい

  • ayashii
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • suspicious
  • dubious
  • doubtful
  • dodgy
  • suspicious (referring to a potential amorous relation)
  • dangerous (e.g. financial situation)
  • ominous (e.g. weather)
  • strange
  • shady
  • fishy

Definition

  • charming
  • bewitching
  • mysterious

Examples of 怪しい,妖しい,あやしい in a Sentence

空模様怪しい
The sky looks angry.
Since in this organization they're all chiefs and no Indians, it's a wonder any decisions get made.
怪しい思う
I am suspicious of him.
Computer users have so many buzzwords, it's a wonder if anyone else can understand them.
Her mother must have smelled something fishy.
みんな怪しい思っている
We are all suspicious about him.
に着かないうちに空模様怪しくなってきた。
The sky had become threatening before I got to the station.
Relations are tenuous as peace talks resume between warring factions.
きょうは雲行き怪しいので波乗りを遠慮したほうがいいと思う。
Since it's cloudy with a chance of rain today, we shouldn't go surfing.
Please don't look at me suspiciously.

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