ChineseEdit

not; no fast; quick; swift
simp. and trad.
(不快)

PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

不快

  1. unhappy; displeased; in low spirits
  2. sick; unwell; ill; indisposed; feeling under the weather
  3. not fast; slow
  4. not sharp; dull

SynonymsEdit

  • (slow):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
かい
Grade: 5
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

不快(ふかい) (fukai-na (adnominal 不快(ふかい) (fukai na), adverbial 不快(ふかい) (fukai ni))

  1. unpleasant, noxious, nasty
    • 2011, Barack Obama, 中東と北アフリカに関するバラク・オバマの演説, translation of "Remarks by the President on the Middle East and North Africa":
      この(なか)には、公認(こうにん)されないであろう団体(だんたい)不快(ふかい)真実(しんじつ)(はか)人々(ひとびと)(ふく)まれる。
      Kono naka ni wa, kōnin sarenai de arō dantai ya fukai na shinjitsu o hakaru hitobito mo fukumareru.
      ...including those that may not be officially sanctioned, and who speak uncomfortable truths.
  2. spoiled, rotten
  3. ungrateful, displeased

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

不快(ふかい) (fukai

  1. displeasure, undesirability, revolt, dysphoria
  2. discomfort, indisposition

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN