悪い

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
わる
Grade: 3
kun’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

悪い (-i inflection, hiragana わるい, rōmaji warui)

  1. bad, wicked, evil
     (わる) (ひと)
    warui hito
    bad person
  2. wrong, to blame
     (わる)かった。
    Warukatta.
    My bad.
  3. inferior
  4. improper, bad, not working well
    調 (ちょう) () (わる)
    chōshi ga warui
    out of form
  5. harmful, damaging
  6. sick, unwell, ill
  7. sorry, apologetic, regretful
     (わる)けど、明日 (あした)ね。
    Warui kedo, ashita ne.
    Tomorrow, okay? I'm sorry.

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References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.