TAKOBOTO

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縁遠い
Readings
えんどおい
endooi
Meanings
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
unconnected, weakly related, far beyond (one's means, ability)

having little prospect of marriagekeine enge Beziehung haben, geringe Heiratsaussichten haben
Kanji
ON: エン, -ネンKUN: ふち, ふちど.る, ゆかり, よすが, へり, えにし
affinity, relation, connection, edge, border, verge, brink

ON: エン, オンKUN: とお.い
distant, far

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
私の読んだ冒険談は実生活とは縁遠い。Parts: (わたし), 読む (よむ), 冒険談 (ぼうけんだん), 実生活 (じっせいかつ), とは, 縁遠い (えんどおい)The adventures I read about are absent from my life.
Der Abenteuerroman, den ich gelesen habe, hat nicht viel mit dem wirklichen Leben zu tun.

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