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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 平気 (heiki)

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Kana: へいき
Kanji: 平気
Romaji: heiki

Type: adjective-na; noun

Meaning: coolness; calmness; composure; unconcern

Example sentences:

誰がなんと言おうと平気よ。
dare ga nan to iou to heiki yo.
I don’t care a bit what anybody says.

彼は意識的に無表情で平気な顔をしていた。
kare wa ishikiteki ni muhyoujou de heiki na kao o shite ita.
He kept his face deliberately smooth and blank.

平気 (heiki)

奈津子はこのおどかしに平気なようでした。
natsuko wa kono odokashi ni heiki na you deshita.
Natsuko did not appear to feel this threat.

彼女は汚れた帽子をかぶって平気で外に出かけた。
kanojo wa yogoreta boushi o kabutte heiki de soto ni dekaketa.
She went out with dirty caps.

Similar words:

冷静 (reisei); 平静 (heisei)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 冷静 (lěngjìng)
Korean: 태연 (taeyeon)

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