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noun, na adjective

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Root Words:

[いや() + ()]
iya + mi

English Meaning(s) for 嫌味

noun, na adjective
  1. disagreeableness; unpleasantness; nastiness; offensiveness; tastelessness (味 is ateji)
  2. cutting remark; disagreeable remark; snide comment; sarcastic comment

Definition and Synonyms for 嫌味

Satire witty language used to convey insults or scorn
Synonyms: アイロニー, 倦む, 嫌味, 皮肉, 風刺

Meanings for each kanji in 嫌味

dislike; detest; hate Kanji Details »
flavor; taste Kanji Details »

Categories 嫌味 is a member of

Humour a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
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Sample Sentences for 嫌味

Ending up with being called a "measles exporting country" by the rest of the world, something that you could take as insult or truth.
You were always a perfect 'superhuman' to an infuriating extent, and so that 'habit' was actually one of your cute, or rather charming, attributes.

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