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見当違い, 見当ちがい, けんとうちがい

  • kentōchigai

Definition

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

  • wrong (guess or estimate)
  • misdirected

Examples of 見当違い,見当ちがい,けんとうちがい in a Sentence

最初の推測見当違いであった
My first guess was wide off the mark.
残念ながら想像見当違い
I'm afraid your guess is off the mark.
見当違い考えすぎる
He has too many wild ideas.
言うこと見当違いようです
His remark seems to be off the point.
答えすべて見当違いだった
All of his answers were wide of the mark.
最初の推測見当違いであった
My first guess was wide off the mark.
His vain efforts to seduce her showed he was barking up the wrong tree; she was a mother of two tots.
You are barking up the wrong tree by asking me to betray my country.
信頼できる考えたのはどうも見当違いった。
I erred in thinking him trustworthy.
感情によって理性が曇らされているままにしておくならば、我々は、常に見当違いことしてしまうだろう
If we let our reasoning power be overshadowed by our emotions, we would be barking up the wrong tree all the time.

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