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いい加減, 好い加減, 好加減

JLPT 1
Kana Reading
いいかげん
Romaji
iikagen
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)
    Meaning
    irresponsible; perfunctory; careless
    Example sentence
    上司仕事振りいい加減と決め付けた。 My boss took me to task for the poor quality of my work.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    lukewarm; half-baked; halfhearted; vague
    Example sentence
    くらくらしているので深く考えずいい加減こと書いてみる。 My head is swimming, so I'll try writing any-old stuff without any deep thought.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    reasonable; moderate (usu. in suggestions or orders)
    Example sentence
    おいいい加減パンツネタやめとけよな、読者退くドンビキ Hey, it's about time you quit it with the panty jokes. You'll put off the readers, you creeper!
  • Parts of speech
    adverb (fukushi)
    Meaning
    considerably; quite; rather; pretty
    Example sentence
    物事いいかげんにするな。 Don't do things by halves.

Examples of いい加減, 好い加減, 好加減, いいかげん in a sentence


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