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猛烈, もうれつ

  • mōretsu
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • violent
  • vehement
  • raging
  • stout
  • intense
  • spirited
  • stormy

Examples of 猛烈,もうれつ in a Sentence

When he saw a policeman coming, he began to run like anything.
猛烈ついた。
He didn't half swear.
The LDP brought out a bill to raise taxes, but they met with such violent opposition that they backed down.
猛烈勉強しなくてすむとは、結構ですね。
It is good that you do not have to study so hard.
猛烈な
The heat is intense.
彼らは、猛烈いがみあっている
They fight like cat and dog.
I tried to give him some advice, but he just abused me violently.
He is really putting the squeeze on me.
赤ちゃん猛烈に泣き始めた。
The baby began to cry like anything.
The bill was passed by a majority, although the Socialist Party was strongly opposed to it.

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