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Kanji in this term
すご
Grade: S
kun’yomi

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

凄い (-i inflection, hiragana すごい, rōmaji sugoi)

  1. horrible, dreadful, ghastly
  2. terrific, terrible, awful
     (すご) (さむ)いです。
    Sugoku samui desu.
    It's very cold.
     (きょ) () (すご) (あつ)い。
    Kyō wa sugoku atsui.
    It's awfully hot today.
  3. amazing, splendid, fantastic, great
     (すご)いね!
    Sugoi ne!
    Nice! / Awesome!

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.