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Learn JLPT N2 Vocabulary: 怪しい (ayashii)

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Kana: あやしい
Kanji: 怪しい
Romaji: ayashii

Type: adjective-i

Meaning: suspicious; dubious; doubtful

Example sentences:

この女に怪しい点は特にない。
kono onna ni ayashii ten wa toku ni nai.
There’s nothing particularly suspicious about this woman.

わたしのほかにも怪しい人はいっぱいいるじゃない!
watashi no hoka ni mo ayashii hito wa ippai iru janai.
There are many suspicious people besides me, you know!

脅かす (odokasu)

もし僕があやしいとお思いなら、訊問なさって下さい。いくらでもお答えします。
moshi boku ga ayashii to omoi nara, jinmon nasatte kudasai. ikura demo okutae shimasu.
If you doubt me, question me. I will answer you.

どうして僕のような怪しい人間を家に入れたりしたんです?
doushite boku no you na ayashii ningen o ie ni iretari shitan desu.
Why did you let someone suspicious such as myself in?

Similar words:

疑わしい (utagawashii); 如何わしい (ikagawashii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 可疑 (kěyí)
Korean: 수상하다 (susanghada)

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