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投げ遣り投げやり投げ槍
Irregular kanji
Readings
なげやり
nageyari
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
negligent, careless, slovenly, reckless, casual, irresponsibleSchluderigkeit, Schlampigkeit, Vernachlässigung

Kanji
ON: トウKUN: な.げる, -な.げ
throw, discard, abandon, launch into, join, invest in, hurl, give up, sell at a loss

ON: ケンKUN: つか.う, -つか.い, -づか.い, つか.わす, や.る
dispatch, despatch, send, give, donate, do, undertake

ON: トウKUN: な.げる, -な.げ
throw, discard, abandon, launch into, join, invest in, hurl, give up, sell at a loss

ON: トウKUN: な.げる, -な.げ
throw, discard, abandon, launch into, join, invest in, hurl, give up, sell at a loss

ON: ソウ, ショウKUN: やり
spear, lance, javelin

Example sentences
彼はこの頃研究を投げやりにしている。Parts: (かれ), 此の頃 (このごろ), 研究 (けんきゅう), 投げ遣り (なげやり)He is neglecting his research these days.

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