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要領, ようりょう

  • yōryō
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • point
  • gist
  • essentials
  • tenets
  • outline

Definition

  • knack
  • trick
  • the ropes

Examples of 要領,ようりょう in a Sentence

This report isn't to the point.
His talk was so much to the purpose that all the class understood it.
要領得ていた。
His speech was to the point.
答え要領得ている。
His answer is to the point.
要領得ない話しうんざりした
I was disgusted with his pointless talk.
My sister is clumsy, which is a disadvantage to her.
いう要領得ている。
What he says is brief and to the point.
あなたの答え要領得ていない。
Your answer is not to the point.
He may be a poor talker and far from shrewd, but I like him all the better for that.
返答簡単要領得ていた。
His reply was short and to the point.

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