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[()·()·わる()]
ijiwaru
na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 意地悪

na adjective, noun
  1. malicious; ill-tempered; unkind

Definition and Synonyms for 意地悪

Venom feeling a need to see others suffer
Synonyms: 害心, 害意, 思い, 思う, 怨念, 恨み, 恨む, 悪念, 悪意, 悪気, 悪気, 意地悪, 意趣, 意趣遺恨, 毒気, 犯意, 遺恨, 邪悪, 邪気, 醜悪
Maliciously with malice
Synonyms: 意地悪
Malicious having the nature of or resulting from malice
Synonyms: 底意地悪い, 意地悪
Despiteful showing malicious ill will and a desire to hurt
Synonyms: 執念深い, 意地悪
Spitefulness malevolence by virtue of being malicious or spiteful or nasty
Synonyms: 悪意, 意地悪, 醜悪
Beastliness the quality of being deliberately mean
Synonyms: 卑劣, 卑怯, 意地悪
Tight (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity
Synonyms: けち, 意地悪
Awful offensive or even (of persons) malicious
Synonyms: いやらしい, えげつない, 厭わしい, , 悪性, 悪性, 意地悪, 意地悪い, 汚い
Nastiness the quality of being unpleasant
Synonyms: 意地悪, 醜悪
Despiteful motivated by spite
Synonyms: 執念深い, 意地悪
Maliciously in a malicious manner
Synonyms: 意地悪

Meanings for each kanji in 意地悪

idea; mind; heart; taste; thought; desire; care; liking Kanji Details »
ground; earth Kanji Details »
bad; vice; rascal; false; evil; wrong Kanji Details »

Categories 意地悪 is a member of

Unpleasantness the quality of giving displeasure
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Malevolence the quality of threatening evil
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Malevolence wishing evil to others
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Sample Sentences for 意地悪

Don't make such a mean face.
Isn't my boyfriend terrible? He always takes me to see horror movies, even though he knows I don't like them. I hate it.
You're so mean, Tom!
How can you remain calm after being bullied like that.
A jealous person gets a feeling of contentment by behaving like a dog in the manger even with his friends.

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