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器用, きよう

  • kiyō
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • skillful
  • skilful
  • handy

Examples of 器用,きよう in a Sentence

マックスは手先器用
Max is clever with his fingers.
その女の子指先器用
The girl is skillful with her fingers.
Japanese women are believed to be very clever with their hands.
手先器用ね。
You have a light hand, don't you?
器用修理してしまう
My father is good with tools and does almost all the repair.
He taught his dog some clever tricks.
You're really handy, aren't you? Don't you think you'd make a good house-husband?
Lisa is so skillful that she can even make screws and similar small objects for herself.

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