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音痴, おんち

  • onchi


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • tone-deafness
  • amusia
  • having no ear for music


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • tone-deaf
  • off-key



  • having no sense (of something)
  • being hopeless (when it comes to something)

Examples of 音痴,おんち in a Sentence

He doesn't realise that he's tone deaf.
I don't want to sing, because I'm tone-deaf.

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