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気が短い
Readings
きがみじかい
kigamijikai
Meanings
Expression
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
quick-tempered, having little patience, impatientungeduldig sein

Kanji
ON: キ, ケKUN: いき
spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood

ON: タンKUN: みじか.い
short, brevity, fault, defect, weak point

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼女は気が短いのが玉にきずだ。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 気が短い (きがみじかい), 玉に疵 (たまにきず)A quick temper is the only defect in her character.

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