苦手, にがて

  • nigate
JLPT 3

Definition of 苦手,にがて

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

  • poor (at)
  • weak (in)
  • not very good (at)

  • dislike (of)

Examples of 苦手,にがて in a Sentence

数学苦手
I am out of my element in math.
聞くのが苦手である
He is poor at listening to a person's story.
I may seem confident, but I get extremely nervous speaking in front of people. My hands tremble, I get all tongue-tied, and sometimes I don't even know what I'm saying myself.
そういう苦手
That's not my favorite topic.
概して日本人々外国語苦手
As a rule, Japanese people are not good at foreign languages.
She recognized that math was her weakest subject.
粉薬って苦手のよね。
I have trouble taking powdered medicine.
I'm hopeless at ironing so I buy permanent press clothes.
ドイツ語苦手
I am weak in German.
数学苦手
I am weak in math.
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