Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

躍起

Kana Reading
やっき
Romaji
yakki
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    desperation; eagerness
    Example sentence
    もっと証拠ないやっきになって捜している。 He is in desperate search of further evidence.

Examples of 躍起, やっき in a sentence


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