Japanese Dictionary

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緩やか JLPT 1
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)
    loose; slack
    Example sentence
    からそのふもとゆるやかに湾曲して流れる全体見えました From the castle we could see the whole curve of the river around its base.
  • Parts of speech
    gentle; easy; slow
    Example sentence
    はここからゆるやかな上り The road ascends gently here.
  • Parts of speech
    lenient; liberal; lax
    Example sentence
    川幅広くなるにつれて水流はいっそう緩やかになった。 As the river become broader, the current moved slowly.

Examples of 緩やか, ゆるやか in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


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slacken, loosen, relax, lessen, be moderate, ease

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