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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 急 (kyuu)

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Kana: きゅう
Kanji: 急
Romaji: kyuu

Type: noun; adjective-na

Meaning: urgent; sudden; abrupt; sharp; steep; rapid; swift

Example sentences:

散歩してたら、急におなか痛くなっちゃった。
sanpo shitetara, kyuu ni onaka itaku nacchatta.
I suddenly had a stomach ache when I went out for a walk.

なんだか急に打ち明け話をするのが楽しくなってきた。
nandaka kyuu ni uchiake banashi o suru no ga tanoshiku natte kita.
Suddenly it became a pleasure to unburden myself.

そんなに急に気持ちが変わったのか?
sonna ni kyuu ni kimochi ga kawatta no ka.
Have you so soon changed your mind?

一台の自動車が急な坂を村のほうへ下ってきた。
ichidai no jidousha ga kyuu na saka o mura no hou e sagatte kita.
Down the steep track into the village a car was coming.

Similar words:

急激 (kyuugeki)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 急 (jí); 忽然 (hūrán)
Korean: 갑작스럽다 (gabjagseuleobda)

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