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yoi
i adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 吉い

i adjective
  1. good; excellent; fine; nice; pleasant; agreeable (also いい (all senses))
  2. sufficient; enough; ready; prepared
  3. profitable (deal, business offer, etc.); beneficial
  4. OK; all right; fine; no problem (as て(も)良い, と(も)良い, etc.; indicates permission or compromise)

Definition and Synonyms for 吉い

Niceness the quality of nice
Synonyms: 良い, 良さ
Well wise or advantageous and hence advisable
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 思わしい, 良い
Beautiful delighting the senses or exciting intellectual or emotional admiration
Synonyms: うらら, きれい, まぶい, あでやか, うららか, かわいい, まばゆい, ビューティフル, , 佳麗, , , 奥ゆかしい, 明媚, 眩う, 秀麗, 端麗, 素晴らしい, 絶佳, 美しい, 美的, 美美しい, 美麗, 良い, , , 艶やか, 艶美, 見事, 見目麗しい, 風光明媚, 麗しい
Stunning strikingly beautiful or attractive
Synonyms: 素晴らしい, 良い
Correct correct in opinion or judgment
Synonyms: いい, いい, もっとも, 公正, 妥当, 最も, 正しい, 正確, 的確, 良い, 適切, 適当, 適正
Fine characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment
Synonyms: いい, いい, , , , 精緻, 美妙, 良い, 良質, 見事
Unspoiled not left to spoil
Synonyms: 良い
Good having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified
Synonyms: いい, いい, ぐう, グー, うまい, グッド, よろしい, ハラショー, 好ましい, 思わしい, 立派, 良い, 良好, 良質
Not Bad very good
Synonyms: いい, いい, すごい, かっこよい, 上々, 優れた, 優れる, 優等, 勝る, 素敵, 素晴らしい, 良い
Good morally admirable
Synonyms: いい, いい, グッド, よろしい, 立派, 良い
Serious appealing to the mind
Synonyms: いい, いい, ぐう, グー, よしみ, グッド, よろしい, , 立派, 良い, 良好, 良質
Just used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting
Synonyms: まとも, フェア, 公明, 公明正大, 公正, 正しい, 正当, 良い, 適正
Good-Hearted showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity
Synonyms: 優渥, 寛大, 寛容, 情け深い, 慈悲深い, 懇切, 暖か, 暖かい, 良い, 親身
Moral concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles
Synonyms: 倫理的, 良い, 道徳的
Nice pleasant or pleasing or agreeable in nature or appearance
Synonyms: いい, いい, きれい, ナイス, おいしい, かわいい, 好ましい, 心地よい, 快い, 素敵, 良い, 麗しい
Good agreeable or pleasing
Synonyms: いい, いい, よしみ, , 良い
Pleasant (of persons) having pleasing manners or behavior
Synonyms: いい, いい, 嬉しい, 快い, 良い
Right most suitable or right for a particular purpose
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 似つかわしい, 似合わしい, 良い, 適当
Like be fond of
Synonyms: よく, 好く, 好む, 好き好む, 愛す, 愛する, お気に召す, 良い
Well favorably
Synonyms: いい, よく, 好く, 良い
Highly to a high degree or extent
Synonyms: いい, いる, いる, ごく, よく, いとも, いとも, かなり, たまる, とても, ひどい, ひどく, よほど, こよない, こよなく, ごくごく, さばかり, したたか, すこぶる, ずいぶん, たいそう, とびきり, なかなか, はなはだ, めっきり, めっぽう, メキメキ, ことのほか, たまらない, 世にも, 何より, 大変, 好く, 実に, 思い切り, 思い切る, , 最も, 果たて, , 極めて, 極める, 極度, 決める, 甚く, 痛い, 至る, 至って, 至極, 良い, 誠に, 非常, 非常に, 高度
Goodness that which is pleasing or valuable or useful
Synonyms: いい, よす, , 美点, , 良い, 良さ, 長所
Good promoting or enhancing well-being
Synonyms: いい, いい, ぐう, グー, グッド, よろしい, 好ましい, 有意義, 有益, 良い
Pleasant affording pleasure
Synonyms: いい, いい, 嬉しい, 心地よい, 快い, 快適, 愉快, 楽しい, 楽しげ, 気持ち良い, 良い, 麗しい
Beautiful (of weather) highly enjoyable
Synonyms: うらら, うららか, 良い
Correct socially right or correct
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 正しい, 良い, 適切, 適当, 適正
Decent socially or conventionally correct
Synonyms: いい, いい, ゆかしい, 良い
Right in conformance with justice or law or morality
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 公正, 正しい, 良い, 適切, 適当, 適正
Upright of moral excellence
Synonyms: いい, いい, まとも, よろしい, 公明正大, 廉潔, 廉直, 正しい, 清廉, 清潔, 潔い, 良い
Satisfactory giving satisfaction
Synonyms: よろしい, 優良, 10分, 十分, 思わしい, 満足, 結構, 良い, 良好
O.K. being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 大丈夫, 大丈夫, 好ましい, ご機嫌, 良い, 良好
Superb of surpassing excellence
Synonyms: あっぱれ, こよない, 優秀, 出色, , 目覚ましい, 秀抜, 秀逸, 立派, 素晴らしい, 絶妙, 良い, 見事, 輝かしい, 鮮やか
Well in good health especially after having suffered illness or injury
Synonyms: いい, いい, よろしい, 丈夫, 丈夫, 健やか, 健全, 健康, 壮健, 好調, 思わしい, 良い, 良好, 達者
Care For have a liking, fondness, or taste (for)
Synonyms: よく, いとしむ, いとおしむ, 好く, 好む, 好き好む, 惜しむ, 愛しがる, 良い
Much frequently or in great quantities
Synonyms: いい, よく, うんと, しきる, たんと, どんと, いくらも, いっぱい, おおきに, しきりと, しきりに, しげしげ, しこたま, しばしば, しばしば, たくさん, たびたび, だくさん, ちょいちょい, ちょくちょく, ちょこちょこ, 仰山, 再々, 再三, 多い, 多く, 大いに, 好く, 往々, 良い, 重ね重ね, 間々, 頻く頻く
Well to a suitable or appropriate extent or degree
Synonyms: いい, よく, うまい, うまく, よろしい, よろしく, 好く, 良い, 首尾よく
Well thoroughly or completely
Synonyms: よく, 優に, 良い
Love be enamored or in love with
Synonyms: よく, いとしむ, いとおしむ, いとおしがる, 傾慕, 好く, 思う, 恋する, 恋愛, 恋慕, 恋い慕う, 恋着, 惚れ込む, 惜しむ, 愛す, 愛する, 愛しがる, 愛寵, 愛慕, 慕う, 良い
Oftentimes many times at short intervals
Synonyms: いい, まま, よく, しきる, しげい, しげく, しきりと, しきりに, しげしげ, しばしば, しばしば, たびたび, しょっちゅう, ちょいちょい, ちょくちょく, ちょこちょこ, 再々, 再三, 始終, 往々, 時々, 比々, 良い, 重々, 重ね重ね, 間々, 頻繁, 頻く頻く
Love have a great affection or liking for
Synonyms: よく, いとしむ, いとおしむ, いとおしがる, 傾慕, 好く, 好む, 寵愛, 惚れ込む, 惜しむ, 愛しがる, 愛好, 愛寵, 愛慕, 慕う, 良い
Love get pleasure from
Synonyms: よく, たしなむ, エンジョイ, 好く, 好む, 愛する, 愛好, 楽しむ, 良い
Like prefer or wish to do something
Synonyms: よく, 好く, 好む, 好き好む, 希望, 志望, 念じる, 念ずる, 念願, 愛す, 愛する, 所望, 望む, 欲する, 欲しがる, 欲求, 求める, 良い, 願う, 願望
Good in a good or proper or satisfactory manner or to a high standard
Synonyms: いい, よう, よく, うまい, うまく, 好く, 良い
Pleasant being in harmony with your taste or likings
Synonyms: いい, いい, 嬉しい, 心地よい, 快い, 快適, 愉快, 楽しい, 楽しげ, 気持ち良い, 良い, 麗しい
Well with approval
Synonyms: いい, よく, 好く, 良い
Well fully
Synonyms: よく, 優に, 良い
Highly favorably or with much respect
Synonyms: いい, いる, いる, ごく, よく, いとも, いとも, かなり, たまる, とても, ひどい, ひどく, よほど, こよない, こよなく, ごくごく, さばかり, したたか, すこぶる, ずいぶん, たいそう, とびきり, なかなか, はなはだ, めっきり, めっぽう, メキメキ, ことのほか, たまらない, 世にも, 何より, 大変, 好く, 実に, 思い切り, 思い切る, , 最も, 果たて, , 極めて, 極める, 極度, 決める, 甚く, 痛い, 至る, 至って, 至極, 良い, 誠に, 非常, 非常に, 高度
Decent refined or virtuous
Synonyms: いい, いい, ゆかしい, 良い

Meanings for each kanji in 吉い

good luck; joy; congratulations Kanji Details »

Categories 吉い is a member of

Like find enjoyable or agreeable
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Love have a great affection or liking for
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Desire feel or have a desire for
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Sweetness the quality of giving pleasure
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Quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 吉い

Conjugations for 吉い

te-form
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yokute
Negative te-form
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yokunakute
Adverbial Form
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yoku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yoi
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yokunai
Past Indicative Form
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yokatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yokunakatta
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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yokereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yokunakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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yokunakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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yokattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yokunakattara
Nominalized Form
Objective Form
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yosa

Sample Sentences for 吉い

In no way does the fact that a text was written by a native speaker guarantee that it is any good.
She gets good marks in English.
I don't mind lending you the money provided you pay it back within a month.
She was at a loss for what to do.
Tom need not go to school today.

Comments for 吉い

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Paprika wrote on Saturday the 19th of May 2018 at 5:57 PM

I am a bit confused because according to Genki textbook I it should have been:

Conjugations for 良い

Present Indicative
良い [
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]   V
Present Indicative Negative
良くない [
くない
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Past Indicative
良かった [

 

かった
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Past Indicative Negative
良くなかった [
くなかった
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te-form
良くて [
くて
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Provisional Form:
Present Indicative
良かったら [
かったら
]

 

So what are you confused about?

#4 Posted by machigainai over 4 years ago

I am a bit confused because according to Genki textbook I it should have been:

Conjugations for 良い

Present Indicative
良い [
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]   V
Present Indicative Negative
良くない [
くない
]    
Past Indicative
良かった [

 

かった
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Past Indicative Negative
良くなかった [
くなかった
]    
te-form
良くて [
くて
]    
Provisional Form:
Present Indicative
良かったら [
かったら
]
#3 Posted by Paprika over 4 years ago

a small tsu forms a  double consonant and its minna for everyone! ^_^

#2 Posted by Pra-Chan over 8 years ago

would u explain to me how  か(ka) + つ(tsu) become kat ?? like yokatta above..

#1 Posted by damnsakura over 8 years ago


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