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厳しい, 酷しい, きびしい
1. severe, strict, rigid, unsparing, relentless
2. hard (to do), difficult, tricky
3. intense (e.g. cold), harsh (weather), inclement
彼は厳しい批判にさらされた。
厳しい, てきびしい
severe, harsh
彼女は手厳しい人です。
厳しい暑さ, きびしいあつさ
Expression
intense heat
厳しい批評, きびしいひひょう
Expression
severe criticism
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