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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 相応しい (fusawashii)

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Kana: ふさわしい
Kanji: 相応しい
Romaji: fusawashii

Type: adjective-i

Meaning: appropriate; suitable; fitting; worthy

Example sentences:

わたしにふさわしい方があの中にいるかどうか分かりません。
watashi ni fusawashii kata ga ano naka ni iru ka dou ka wakarimasen.
I don’t know if any of them is the right man for me.

もし水野のほうが扱いが上だとしたら、それは彼女がそれにふさわしい人だからだ。
moshi mizuno no hou ga atsukai ga ue da toshitara, sore wa kanojo ga sore ni fusawashii hito dakara da.
If I am nicer to Mizuno, it is because she deserves it.

私ほどその仕事にふさわしい者はいないだろう?
watashi hodo sono shigoto ni fusawashii mono wa inai darou.
Who can do that job better than I?

おそらく権力にもっともふさわしい者は、けっして権力を求めなかった者だ。
osoraku kenryoku ni mottomo fusawashii mono wa, kesshite kenryoku o motomenakatta mono da.
Perhaps those who are best suited to power are those who have never sought it.

Similar words:

適当 (tekitou); 似つかわしい (nitsukawashii); 好適 (kouteki)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 适合 (shìhé)
Korean: 마땅하다 (mattanghada)

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