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粘り強い
ねばり強い
Readings

nebaridzuyoi
English
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
tenacious, persevering, persistent, stubborn, steadfast

I-adjective (keiyoushi)
sticky

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 粘り強い
is [x]
粘り強くない
is not [x]
Past 粘り強かった
was [x]
粘り強くなかった
was not [x]
Te-form, Continuative 粘り強くて
is [x] and...
粘り強くなくて
is not [x] and...
Kanjis
ON: ネン KUN: ねば.る
sticky, glutinous, greasy, persevere

Stroke: 11 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-6-5 FC: 9196.6


ON: キョウ, ゴウ KUN: つよ.い, つよ.まる, つよ.める, し.いる, こわ.い
strong

Stroke: 11 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-3-8 FC: 1323.3


Phrases
彼は粘り強い精神の持ち主だ。
Parts: (かれ) 粘り強い (ねばりづよい) 精神 (せいしん) 持ち主 (もちぬし)
He has a spirit of tenacity.