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かわいい, 可愛い, かわゆい, カワイイ, カワイい
Usually in kana
1. cute, adorable, charming, lovely, pretty
2. dear, precious, darling, pet
3. innocent, childlike, childish, lovable
4. dainty, cute little, tiny
ジルはかわいいだけでなく頭もよい。
See more > common
可愛い子ちゃん, 可愛いこちゃん, かわいい子ちゃん, かわいいこちゃん
See かわい子ちゃん・かわいこちゃん, Colloquialism
popsy, cutie, sweetie
かわいい子には旅をさせよ, 可愛い子には旅をさせよ, かわいいこにはたびをさせよ
Expression, Proverb
spare the rod and spoil the child, if you love your children, send them out into the world
グロ可愛い, グロかわいい, グロカワイイ
grotesque but cute
ブス可愛い, ブスかわいい
Colloquialism
ugly but cute, adorably ugly
エロ可愛い, エロかわいい
Slang
sexy, but still cute
きも可愛い, キモ可愛い, きもかわいい, キモかわいい, キモカワイイ
Noun or verb acting prenominally, Slang, Colloquialism
being both repellant and attractive at the same time, being both cute and disgusting
ブサ可愛い, ブサかわいい
Slang
ugly but cute, adorably ugly
大人可愛い, 大人かわいい, おとなかわいい
Expression
adult-cute, grown-up but girlish, fashion style of adult women characterized by makeup and clothing that subtly emphasizes cuteness
カッコ可愛い, かっこ可愛い, 格好可愛い, カッコかわいい, かっこうかわいい, カッコカワイイ, かっこかわいい
Expression, See 格好・かっこう・2
cool and cute, cool in a cute way, cute in a cool way
馬鹿な子ほど可愛い, ばかなこほどかわいい
Expression, Proverb
a foolish child is more precious
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