Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
優柔不断
Kana Reading
ゆうじゅうふだん
Romaji
yūjūfudan
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    Meaning
    shilly-shally; indecisiveness
    Example sentence
    優柔不断将来災い種をまいた His indecision sowed the seeds of future trouble.

Examples of 優柔不断, ゆうじゅうふだん in a sentence


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4 strokes

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On'Yomi: ,

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