Japanese Dictionary

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けんもほろろ, けんもほろほろ

Romaji
kenmohororo, kenmohorohoro
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    Meaning
    curt; blunt; brusque
    Example sentence
    女の頼みけんもほろろに断った。 He flatly refused her requests for help.

Examples of , けんもほろろ, けんもほろほろ in a sentence

  • 女の頼みけんもほろろに断った。

    He flatly refused her requests for help.

  • けんもほろろな返事した

    He gave me a curt answer.


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