辟易

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Chinese[edit]

 
law; king; emperor; monarch; royal; ward off
change; easy; simple
simp. and trad.
(辟易)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

辟易

  1. (literary) to withdraw; to retreat; to recoil
  2. (literary) to cultivate; to prepare soil for planting

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
へき
Hyōgaiji
えき
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

辟易 (hiragana へきえき, rōmaji hekieki)

  1. annoyance

Verb[edit]

辟易する (suru conjugation, hiragana へきえきする, rōmaji hekieki suru)

  1. to be annoyed, to shrink back
    同僚 (どうりょう) (いや)がらせに辟易 (へきえき)する。
    Dōryō no iyagarase ni hekieki suru.
    I'm annoyed at the harassment by my colleague.
  2. to be fed up with

Conjugation[edit]