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下手くそ, 下手糞

Kana Reading
へたくそ, ヘタクソ
hetakuso, hetakuso
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    extreme clumsiness; severe lack of skill at a task
    Example sentence
    料理しますが、とんでもなく下手くそです I cook, but I'm really crap at it.
  • Parts of speech
    interjection (kandoushi)
    You're hopeless!; Give it up!
    Example sentence
    ヘタクソな英訳しないでください英訳依頼者からお願いです Please don't do translations if you're crap at it. This is a plea from the English translation clients.

Examples of 下手くそ, 下手糞, へたくそ, ヘタクソ in a sentence

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