調子, ちょうし

  • chōshi
JLPT 3

Definition of 調子,ちょうし

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • tune
  • tone
  • key
  • pitch
  • time
  • rhythm

  • vein
  • mood
  • way
  • manner
  • style
  • knack

  • condition
  • state of health

  • impetus
  • spur of the moment
  • strain

  • trend

Examples of 調子,ちょうし in a Sentence

あなたの新しい調子よく動いています
Is your new car behaving well?
調子どうです
How are you doing?
ジョージ・ジョンソンは本当に調子いいね。
George Johnson is in really fine form.
Tone of voice can indicate anger and irony.
調子乗りすぎるなよ。
Don't get so carried away.
I was drinking with total abandon and blacked out. I have no idea what I was doing.
The piano was out of tune; it sounded very bad.
Tone of voice can indicate feelings.
彼女自分どこか調子悪い感じた
She felt something go wrong with her car.
そんな調子やれば、きっと失敗するよ。
If you go on at that rate, you will surely fail.
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