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嫌い
Readings
きらい
kirai
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Antonym: 好き, すき
dislike, hatedétestable, haissable

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 嫌いが在る, きらいがある
Usually written using kana alone
suspicion, tendency, smack (of)

Usually written using kana alone
distinction, discriminationнелюби́мый, не люби́ть, не нра́витьсяAbneigung, Abscheu, Antipathie, Aversion, Ekel, Hass, (in der Wendung … no kirai ga aru) Neigung, Hang, Tendenz, Anflug

Kanji
ON: ケン, ゲンKUN: きら.う, きら.い, いや
dislike, detest, hate

Example sentences
ジムくんは行き過ぎの嫌いがある。Parts: (くん), 行き過ぎ (いきすぎ), 嫌い (きらい), 有る (ある)Jim tends to go too far.
Jim neigt dazu, zu weit zu gehen.

「あなたは仕事が気に入っていると思います」「いやそれどころか、嫌いです」Parts: 貴方 (あなた), 仕事 (しごと), 気に入る (きにいる), 思う (おもう), (いいえ), それ処か (それどころか), 嫌い (きらい)"I believe you like your job" "On the contrary, I hate it".
« J'imagine que votre travail vous plaît. » « Pas du tout, je le déteste. »

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