Definition of 愛想 (あいそ)

あい

愛想

あいそ

aiso

noun
1.
amiability, friendliness, affability, sociability
2.
fondness (of someone), affection, liking
3.
compliments, civilities, courtesies, flattery
See also:お愛想
4.
hospitality, special treatment, entertainment
See also:お愛想
5.
bill (at a restaurant), check
See also:お愛想
Other readings:
愛想【あいそう】
Related Kanji
love, affection, favourite
concept, think, idea, thought
Example sentences(showing 12 results)

He spoke to me pleasantly

しょ
秘書
わた
あい
愛想
ほほ
微笑んだ
The secretary gave me an agreeable smile

The butcher who sold me this beef is always friendly

He was very friendly to everybody

かのじょ
彼女
あい
愛想
りんじん
隣人
She is a most gracious neighbor

かのじょ
彼女
かいかつ
快活
あい
愛想
しんせつ
親切
よう
要する
りっ
立派な
ひと
She is bright, friendly, kind, and considerate. In brief, she is a good person

She is amiable to everybody

かれ
あい
愛想
He makes himself agreeable to everybody

Say nice things about a person's children

He was an amiable fellow, but had a certain reserve that he would not let you casually trespass upon

If you stay out drinking every night, your wife is going to leave you

"The old lady of this shop is very unsociable but ..." "Taiki, I can hear you!" "Ack!