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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 1 Grade: S

Alternative formsEdit

Adjectival nounEdit

生憎 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana あいにく, romaji ainiku)

  1. unfortunate, unfortunately
  2. I'm sorry to say that...

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

生憎 ‎(hiragana あいにく, romaji ainiku)

  1. unluckiness, bad timing
    あいにく (あめ)試合 (しあい)中止 (ちゅうし)になった。
    Ainiku no ame de shiai wa chūshi ni natta.
    The game was called off due to the ill-timed rain.

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