丁寧, 叮嚀, ていねい

  • teinei
JLPT 4

Definition of 丁寧,叮嚀,ていねい

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

  • polite
  • courteous
  • careful
  • care
  • kind
  • close
  • thorough
  • conscientious

Examples of 丁寧,叮嚀,ていねい in a Sentence

漢字書くときはらいに気つけて、なるべく早くていねいに書きましょう
When drawing kanji be careful of dots and sweeps, write as carefully and quickly as possible.
提案丁寧に断り、電話切った。
I politely turned down his offer and hung up.
She bowed to me with courtesy when she saw me.
先生丁寧おじぎした
He made a polite bow to his teacher.
Handle the glasses carefully.
ばか丁寧
He is polite to a fault.
You cannot be too polite when you meet the president.
彼女いつに会って丁寧おじぎする。
Whenever she sees me, she greets me politely.
His behavior was anything but polite.
クリスがデートに誘った彼女何とか丁寧に断りました。
When Chris suggested going out, she managed to politely say no.
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