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[あら()·]
arai
i adjective

English Meaning(s) for 荒い

i adjective
  1. rough; wild; violent; rude; coarse; harsh; fierce; heavy (e.g. breathing)
  2. immoderate; extravagant; reckless

Definition and Synonyms for 荒い

Tempestuous (of the elements) as if showing violent anger
Synonyms: 強烈, 激しい, 猛烈, 荒い, 荒々しい
Fierce violently agitated and turbulent
Synonyms: 凄まじい, 凄絶, 大荒れ, 強烈, 激しい, , 猛烈, 荒い, 荒々しい, 荒っぽい, 険しい
Uncut not shaped by cutting or trimming
Synonyms: 荒い
Wild in a state of extreme emotion
Synonyms: 荒い, 荒々しい
Unsmooth having or caused by an irregular surface
Synonyms: ごつい, いかつい, ザラザラ, 凸凹, 粗い, 荒い
Primitiveness a wild or unrefined state
Synonyms: あら, ほぼ, がらっぱち, 乱暴, 伝法, , , 粗い, 粗笨, 粗野, 荒い, 荒れ, 荒くれ, 荒らす, 荒れる, 荒々しい, 荒々しさ, 荒っぽい, 蛮骨
Harshness the quality of being unpleasant (harsh or rough or grating) to the senses
Synonyms: がさがさ, 刺々しい, 嵯峨, 耳障り, 苛烈, 荒い, 荒らす, 荒々しい, 荒々しさ, 荒っぽい,
Crudeness an unpolished unrefined quality
Synonyms: 無骨, 粗い, 粗野, 荒い, 荒くれ, 荒らす, 荒々しい, 荒々しさ, 荒っぽい, 蛮骨
Roughness harsh or severe speech or behavior
Synonyms: 荒い, 荒らす

Meanings for each kanji in 荒い

laid waste; rough; rude; wild Kanji Details »

Categories 荒い is a member of

Intensification action that makes something stronger or more extreme
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Natural State a wild primitive state untouched by civilization
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Inelegance the quality of lacking refinement and good taste
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Unpleasantness the quality of giving displeasure
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 荒い

Conjugations for 荒い

Adjective stem
[あら()]
ara
te-form
[あら()··]
arakute
Negative te-form
[あら()····]
arakunakute
Adverbial Form
[あら()·]
araku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[あら()·]
arai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[あら()···]
arakunai
Past Indicative Form
[あら()···]
arakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[あら()·····]
arakunakatta
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[あら()···]
arakereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[あら()·····]
arakunakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[あら()····]
arakunakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[あら()····]
arakattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[あら()······]
arakunakattara
Nominalized Form
Objective Form
[あら()·]
arasa

Sample Sentences for 荒い

He is constantly finding fault with other people.
She is rough in speech.
You are too critical of other's shortcomings.
He is breathing hard.
Don't find fault with your friend.

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