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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 頻繁 (hinpan)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 頻繁 (hinpan)

Kana: ひんぱん
Kanji: 頻繁
Romaji: hinpan

Type: なadjective
Meaning: frequent, incessant
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

それほど頻繁に会っていなかった。彼には病気を乗り越える気概があった。それに、私たちは見たくなかったんだよ。
sore hodo hinpan ni atte inakatta. kare ni wa byouki o norikoeru kigai ga atta. sore ni, watashitachi wa mitakunakattan da yo.
We didn’t see him that often, and he would sort of get himself psyched up to try and get past his illness. Plus, we didn’t want to see it.

国務長官と使節団が頻繁に訪れたのでは、大使の役割が軽視されてしまう。
kokumu choukan to shisetsudan ga hinpan ni otozureta no de wa, taishi no yakuwari ga keishi sarete shimau.
The too-frequent arrival of the Secretary and assorted special envoys tends to undercut the Ambassador’s role.

頻繁 (hinpan)

所有するものが増えるにしたがって、高木はますます頻繁にこのやり方を踏襲するようになる。
shoyuu suru mono ga fueru ni shitagatte, takagi wa masumasu hinpan ni kono yarikata o toushuu suru you ni naru.
As the number of things he owns expands, Takagi uses that technique ever more frequently.

従業員の一人が理由もなく頻繁に早退し、大きな損失を出すようなミスを犯す。
juugyouin no hitori ga riyuu mo naku hinpan ni soutai shi, ooki na sonshitsu o dasu you na misu o okasu.
One of my current workers often leaves early, with no excuse, and makes costly mistakes.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 频繁 (pínfán)
Korean: 빈번 (binbeon)

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