TAKOBOTO

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退屈怠屈
Out-dated kanji
Readings
たいくつ
taikutsu
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
tedium, boredomennuyeux, fatidieux, lassantLangeweile, Langweiligkeit, Ennui

Kanji
退ON: タイKUN: しりぞ.く, しりぞ.ける, ひ.く, の.く, の.ける, ど.く
retreat, withdraw, retire, resign, repel, expel, reject

ON: クツKUN: かが.む, かが.める
yield, bend, flinch, submit

ON: タイKUN: おこた.る, なま.ける
neglect, laziness

ON: クツKUN: かが.む, かが.める
yield, bend, flinch, submit

Example sentences
カクテルパーティーは退屈なときもある。Parts: カクテルパーティー (カクテル・パーティー), 退屈 (たいくつ), (とき), 有る (ある)Cocktail parties can be boring.

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