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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 憎しみ (nikushimi)

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Kana: にくしみ
Kanji: 憎しみ
Romaji: nikushimi

Type: Noun

Meaning: hatred; hate

Example sentences:

彼女は怒りで口もきけず、憎しみと嫌悪を目にたぎらせて、ジャックを猛々しくにらみつけた。
kanojo wa ikari de kuchi mo kikezu, nikushimi to ken’o o me ni tagirasete, jakku o takedakeshiku niramitsuketa.
She could not speak, but hatred and disgust burned in her eyes as she stared at Jack fiercely.


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「そうですね」ジョンソンはちらっと横目でピアーズを見た。その目には憎しみの炎が燃えた。
sou desu ne. jonson wa chiratto yokome de piaazu o mita. sono me ni wa nikushimi no honoo ga moeta.
“Yes,” said Johnson, darting at Piers a look gleaming with hate.

憎しみ (nikushimi)

彼の憎しみは個人的なものではない。
kare no nikushimi wa kojinteki na mono dewa nai.
His animosity is impersonal.

彼はこう言いながら彼女の方に特別な顔つきを向けた。それは憎しみの表情だった。
kare wa kou iinagara kanojo no hou ni tokubetesu na kaotsuki o muketa. sore wa nikushimi no hyoujou datta.
He turned, as he spoke, a peculiar look in her direction: a look of hatred.

Similar words:

怨み (urami); 憎悪 (zouo)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 憎恨 (zēnghèn)
Korean: 증오 (jeung-o)


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