憎い

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
にく
Grade: S
kun'yomi

Adjective[edit]

憎い (-i inflection, hiragana にくい, romaji nikui)

  1. hateful, detestable, abominable, hostile, irreconcilable

Derived terms[edit]

To hate; to abhor; to detest
  • 憎むべき (romaji nikumu beki)
hateful, detestable
  • ~ にくい (romaji ~nikui)
verb suffix attached to continuative (連用形) form denoting difficulty.
日本語では思うことを言いらわしにくいです.
Nihongo de wa omou koto wo iirawashinikui desu. -- It is hard to express my thought in Japanese.

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