遅い, 鈍い, 晩い, 遲い, おそい

  • osoi
JLPT 5

Definition of 遅い,鈍い,晩い,遲い,おそい

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • slow

  • late (e.g. "late at night")

  • too late

  • dull
  • stupid

Related Kanji

slow, late, back, later
dull, slow, foolish, blunt
nightfall, night
late, tardy, slow, delay

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Examples of 遅い,鈍い,晩い,遲い,おそい in a Sentence

大きくてのろくて無口でした
He was big and slow and silent.
昨夜遅く帰宅した
He came home late last night.
遅いです
My pulse is slow.
It is thought that the lower speed reduces heat generation.
急げば急ぐほど遅くなる」は逆説である
More haste, less speed is a paradox.
「速い」は「遅い」の反対
Fast is the opposite of "slow."
遅い昼食とった
We had a late lunch at two.
あなたのいらっしゃるのがあまり遅いので電話するところでした
You were so late coming that I was just about to telephone you.
あの連中軽率仕事のろかったから、くびになった。
They got the sack for being careless and tardy.
ある火曜日こと午前中遅い時間歯医者行くことになっていたのでにいた。
One Tuesday I stayed home because I had an appointment with the dentist later in the morning.

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