嫌, 厭, 厭や, いや, や

  • iya,ya
JLPT 5

Definition of 嫌,厭,厭や,いや,や

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

  • disagreeable
  • detestable
  • unpleasant
  • reluctant

Related Kanji

dislike, detest, hate
get tired of, satiate, bore, dislike, disagreeable, unwelcome

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Vocab

Vocab

Examples of 嫌,厭,厭や,いや,や in a Sentence

I don't want to lend or borrow.
Don't you find it unpleasant walking in the rain?
いや!」と思ったが、に出して言ったのは「はいあった。
He thought to himself, "No!" Aloud he said, "Yes."
一人いや
I dislike being alone.
は、今日いやに礼儀正しい
He is being very polite today.
I am tired of hearing the same thing so often.
いやなやつ
He is an unpleasant fellow.
The downside, well, it's how thoroughly work gets mixed up with my private life.
彼女皿洗いいやだったが、我慢してやった。
She didn't want to wash the dishes, but she made the best of it.
彼女毛筆使うのがいやだった
She doesn't like to use a writing brush.

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