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English Reference for amai (あまい)

Kanji
Kana
あまい
amai
Definitions
  1. adjective usually kana sweet-tasting, sweet, sugary, sugared
  2. fragrant (smelling), sweet (music)
  3. lightly salted, light in salt, not spicy
  4. naive, overly optimistic, soft on, generous, indulgent, easy-going, lenient
  5. half-hearted, not finished properly
  6. insufficient, not satisfactory, inadequate, loose
  7. mild
  8. tempting, enticing, luring
Conjugations
adjective (keiyoushi) conjugations
Plain/Informal Polite/Formal Negative Plain/Informal Negative Polite/Formal
Present Indicative あまい
amai
あまいです
amaidesu
あまくない
amakunai
あまくありません
amakuarimasen
あまくないです
amakunaidesu
Past Indicative あまかった
amakatta
あまかったです
amakattadesu
あまなかった
amanakatta
あまくありませんでした
amakuarimasendeshita
あまくなかったでです
amakunakattadedesu
te-form あまくて
amakute
Volitional あまかろう
amakarou
Provisional あまくければ
amakukereba
あまくなければ
amakunakereba
Causative あまくさせる
amakusaseru
あまくさせない
amakusasenai
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Example sentences
The teacher grades easily
I was fascinated by her sweet voice
So I thought my date, er rather, offline-meeting was going to be just me and her but things aren't that easy
She was beguiled by his sweet words
You should not allow him to get out of your hand
This rose does not smell so sweet as the one I bought the other day
The apple tastes sweet
It tasted sweet
Lilies smell sweet
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