寝坊, 寐坊, ねぼう

  • nebō
JLPT 4

Definition of 寝坊,寐坊,ねぼう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • sleeping in late
  • oversleeping

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • late riser
  • sleepyhead

Related Kanji

lie down, sleep, rest, bed, remain unsold
boy, priest's residence, priest
sleep

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Examples of 寝坊,寐坊,ねぼう in a Sentence

ときどき寝坊する
He sometimes sleeps in.
寝坊遅刻のいいわけにはならない言うこと覚えておきなさい。
Remember that oversleeping is no excuse for being late.
Over-sleeping is no excuse for being late.
Take care not to oversleep.
This morning I got up too late to have breakfast.
I overslept and was late for school.
たいてい寝坊している
I usually get up late.
実はその寝坊したのです
The fact is that he slept late that morning.
I slept late and I missed the first train.
寝坊したそのため彼ら一緒に行けなかった。
I overslept and consequently couldn't join them.
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