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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 酷い (hidoi)

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Kana: ひどい
Kanji: 酷い
Romaji: hidoi

Type: adjective-i

Meaning: terrible; horrible; cruel; merciless; pitiless; brutal; awful

Example sentences:

わたしを置き去りにしてひどいじゃないか!
watashi o okizari ni shite hidoi janai ka.
That was awful of you, leaving me there like that!

なんてひどいことを言うの!
nante hidoi koto o iu no.
What a dreadful thing to say!

酷い (hidoi)

これ以上ないほど酷い状況なの。
kore ijou nai hodo hidoi joukyou na no.
Everything’s as wrong as it could be.

あの酷い場所からいつ出してもらえるの?
ano hidoi basho kara itsu dashite moraeru no.
When will they let you out of that terrible place?

Similar words:

恐ろしい (osoroshii); 凄じい (susamajii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 残酷 (cánkù)
Korean: 심하다 (simhada)

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