愚図愚図, ぐずぐず

  • guzuguzu

Definition of 愚図愚図,ぐずぐず

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • slowly
  • tardily
  • hesitatingly
  • lingering
  • complaining

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foolish, folly, absurdity, stupid
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Examples of 愚図愚図,ぐずぐず in a Sentence

もうこれ以上ぐずぐずしていられない
I can afford no further delay.
急いでぐずぐずしていられない
Hurry up. We've little time to waste.
ボブはぐずぐずしているのが我慢できなくなった。
Bob got impatient at his wife's delay.
ぐずぐずせず早くしろ
Don't be long about it!
ぐずぐずしてるない
There is no time to lose.
Quit lazing around and get moving!
He is complaining about something or other all the time.
We have little time to waste.
ぐずぐずしていたために高いホテル一晩泊まらざるをえなくなった。
The delay forced us to stay overnight in an expensive hotel.
こっち来いぐずぐずしないで
Get over here and be quick about it!

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