厄介

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
やく > やっ
Grade: S
かい
Grade: S
on’yomi

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厄介 (-na inflection, hiragana やっかい, rōmaji yakkai)

  1. burdensome, troublesome
    • 2016 July 22, “やくそくされたしゅうまつ、エムラクール [Emrakul, the Promised End]”, in 異界月 [Eldritch Moon], Wizards of the Coast:
       (じん) (せい)そのもののように (やっ) (かい) (なぞ)
      Jinsei sono mono no yō ni yakkai na nazo.
      An enigma as vexing as life itself.
  2. inconvenient
     (じゅっ) ()では () (にん) ()けるのが (やっ) (かい)だ。
    Jukko de wa yonin de wakeru no ga yakkai da.
    Ten pieces are inconvenient to divide by four persons.
  3. dependent
    • どうせ (あに) (やっ) (かい)になる ()はない。
      Dōse ani no yakkai ni naru ki wa nai.
      I had no intention of depending upon him anyway.

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厄介 (hiragana やっかい, rōmaji yakkai)

  1. trouble, burden
    •  (やっ) (かい) (ばら)
      yakkai barai
      removal of a trouble
  2. inconvenience

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