【N3】~気味/~gimi

Meaning/意味

seems like, feels so,tending to…



How to make/作り方

Noun + 気味
Verb-stem + 気味

  • 疲れ気味 (looks or seems tired)
  • 太り気味 (looks or seems large)

example sentences/例文 (audio/音声付き)

最近残業続きで疲れ気味だ。
Saikin zangyou tsuzuki de tsukare gimi da.
Recently I’ve been feeling tired because of continuous overtime work.

風邪気味だから学校を休みます。
Kazegimi dakara gakkou wo yasumimasu.
I have a slight feeling that I cought a cold, so I decided to absent from school.

最近太り気味なので、昼食を抜くことにした。
saikin futori gimi nanode, chushoku o nuku koto ni shita.
Since I’m getting fat, I decided to skip my lunch.

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