ねばねば

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Japanese[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ねばねば (katakana ネバネバ, romaji nebaneba)

  1. 粘粘: stickily
  2. 粘粘: persistently

Noun[edit]

ねばねば (katakana ネバネバ, romaji nebaneba)

  1. 粘粘: stickiness
  2. 粘粘: persistence

Usage notes[edit]

When this term refers to being persistent, it often has a negative connotation.

Verb[edit]

ねばねば + する (katakana ネバネバする, romaji nebaneba suru)

  1. 粘粘: be sticky, greasy
    手がねばねばした。
    てがねばねばした。
    te ga nebaneba shita.
    My hands are sticky.
  2. 粘粘: be persistent, tenacious

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