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English Reference for yakuza (やくざ)

Kana
やくざ
yakuza
ヤクザ
yakuza
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Definitions
  1. noun professional gambler or ruffian (esp. a member of the Japanese mafia), yakuza (member)
  2. na-adjective noun uselessness, purposelessness
Conjugations
adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi) conjugations
Plain/Informal Polite/Formal Negative Plain/Informal Negative Polite/Formal
Present Indicative やくざだ
yakuzada
やくざです
yakuzadesu
やくざじゃない
yakuzajanai
やくざではない
yakuzadehanai
やくざでわありません
yakuzadewaarimasen
Past Indicative やくざだった
yakuzadatta
やくざでした
yakuzadeshita
やくざでわなかった
yakuzadewanakatta
やくざでわありませんでした
yakuzadewaarimasendeshita
te-form やくざで
yakuzade
Volitional やくざだろう
yakuzadarou
Provisional やくざであれば
yakuzadeareba
やくざではなければ
yakuzadehanakereba
Causative やくざにさせる
yakuzanisaseru
やくざにさせない
yakuzanisasenai
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Example sentences
The bold man glanced at the gangster with hatred and contempt
I identified myself with the gangsters in the film
"Gang Wives" is a Yakuza movie released in 1986 by Toei Distribution Network
The yakuza were tormenting Hiroshi
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