気の毒, きのどく

  • kinodoku
JLPT 3

Definition of 気の毒,きのどく

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

  • pitiful
  • unfortunate
  • (a) pity

Related Kanji

spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood
poison, virus, venom, germ, harm, injury, spite

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Examples of 気の毒,きのどく in a Sentence

私たちはその老夫婦気の毒に思った
We were sorry for the old couple.
は、友人急死した気の毒に思った
I felt very sorry about the sudden death of my friend's father.
間違い気の毒に思う
I am sorry for his mistake.
気の毒な不運
He's unlucky to a pitiful extent.
ジョンは友人たち説得してその気の毒な家族助けさせた
John talked his friends into helping the poor family.
彼女気の毒な状態だった
She was in a sad state.
大変気の毒に思っている
I feel very sorry for him.
少し気の毒感じます
I feel kind of sorry for him.
それ聞いて気の毒に思う
I'm sorry to hear that.
全く気の毒
What a pity!
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