TAKOBOTO

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不器用無器用
Readings
ぶきよう
bukiyou
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
clumsy, awkward, unskillfulness, lack of abilitymaladresse, maladroit, malhabile

tactless, awkward (e.g. socially), gauche
Archaism
mean, cowardly, baseUnbeholfenheit, Ungeschicklichkeit, Plumpheit, Stümperei, Inkompetenz, Unfähigkeit, Unmoral, Niederträchtigkeit, Gemeinheit

Kanji
ON: フ, ブ
negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

ON: KUN: うつわ
utensil, vessel, receptacle, implement, instrument, ability, container, tool, set

ON: ヨウKUN: もち.いる
utilize, business, service, use, employ

ON: ム, ブKUN: な.い
nothingness, none, ain't, nothing, nil, not

ON: KUN: うつわ
utensil, vessel, receptacle, implement, instrument, ability, container, tool, set

ON: ヨウKUN: もち.いる
utilize, business, service, use, employ

Example sentences
あなたは本当に不器用ですね。Parts: 貴方 (あなた), 本当に (ほんとうに), 不器用 (ぶきよう)You are really clumsy, aren't you!

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