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よく, 良く, 善く, 能く, 好く, 克く
Adverb, See 良い・1, Usually in kana
1. nicely, properly, well, skillfully, skilfully
2. frequently, often
3. I'm glad that you ..., thank you for ...
4. (you have) quite the nerve to, I don't know how you can ...
良い, 善い, 好い, 佳い, 吉い, 宜い, よい, えい
Conjugated: 良く
See いい・1, also いい (all senses)
1. good, excellent, fine, nice, pleasant, agreeable
See いい・2
2. sufficient, enough, ready, prepared
See いい・3
3. profitable (deal, business offer, etc.), beneficial
See いい・4, as て(も)良い, と(も)良い, etc.; indicates permission or compromise
4. OK, all right, fine, no problem
良く, 仲よく, 仲好く, なかよく
1. on good terms with, on cordial terms with, getting along well with, happily, peacefully
Takes suru
2. to make friends with, to be good friends with, to get along with
よくある質問, 良くある質問, よくあるしつもん
frequently asked questions, FAQ
よくあるご質問, 良くあるご質問, よくある御質問, 良くある御質問, よくあるごしつもん
frequently asked questions, FAQ
良く, 運よく, うんよく
Adverb, Antonym: 運悪く
良く, 体よく, ていよく
decently, gracefully, plausibly, politely, tactfully, discreetly
良く, 品よく, ひんよく
properly, in a good manner, sophisticatedly, seemly, in a dignified way
よくよく, 良く良く, 能く能く, 善く善く
Adverb, Usually in kana
exceedingly, very
よくなる, 良くなる
Expression, Godan verb, See 良い・1, See 成る・1, Usually in kana
to become better, to improve
よくする, 良くする, 善くする, 能くする
Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to make good, to improve
2. to do often
3. to be kind to, to treat well, to do well
よくある, 良くある
Expression, Godan verb, Usually in kana
to often be the case, to occur frequently, to be common, to be popular
よくやった, 良くやった
Expression, Interjection, Usually in kana
well done!, good job!, good work!, you did it!, bravo!
よくしたもの, 良くしたもの
Expression, Usually in kana
1. convenient thing, harmonious, well-made thing
2. things always work out
良くも悪くも, よくも悪くも, よくもわるくも
for better or worse, for good and bad, regardless of merit, both good and bad
良くも悪しくも, よくもあしくも
Expression, See 良くも悪くも
regardless of right or wrong, regardless of merit, both good and bad
よくいらっしゃいました, 良くいらっしゃいました
Interjection, Usually in kana
it was very good of you to come, glad to see you
首尾よく, 首尾良く, しゅびよく
successfully, with success
程よく, 程良く, ほどよく
rightly, properly, moderately
元気よく, 元気良く, げんきよく
cheerfully, spiritedly, vigorously, lively
勢いよく, 勢い良く, いきおいよく, いきよいよく
体裁よく, 体裁良く, ていさいよく
tastefully, respectfully, decently
手際よく, 手際良く, てぎわよく
efficiently, skillfully, cleverly
根気よく, 根気良く, こんきよく
Adverb, See 根気
patiently, with perseverance
威勢よく, 威勢良く, いせいよく
with energy, vigorously, cheerfully, assertively, lustily
愛想よく, 愛想良く, あいそよく
Expression, Adverb, Takes suru
engagingly, cordially, amiably, sociably, hospitably
よく焼き, 良く焼き, よくやき
May take 'no', See ウエルダン, Food term
well-grilled, extra grilled, well-done
気前よく, 気前良く, きまえよく
Expression, Adverb
generously, liberally, magnanimously
景気よく, 景気良く, けいきよく
Expression, Adverb
with gusto, with wild abandon, enthusiastically, energetically
要領よく, 要領良く, ようりょうよく
Expression, Adverb, See 要領・ようりょう・1
quickly and skillfully, to the point, succinctly, concisely
体よく断る, 体良く断る, ていよくことわる
Expression, Godan verb
to turn someone down (on some pretext) without offending them, to refuse gracefully, to decline politely
よくあること, よくある事, 良くある事
Expression, See 良くある, Usually in kana
common occurrence, everyday occurrence, not an uncommon case, normal thing, everyday affair
体によく合う, 体に良く合う, からだによくあう
Expression, Godan verb
1. to fit well (e.g. clothes)
2. to be good for one's health
行儀よくする, 行儀良くする, ぎょうぎよくする
Expression, See 行儀
to behave well, to mind one's manners
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