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The Japanese Page Word of The Day - At Risk

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Word of the Day: November 26, 2019

危うい

adjective | あやうい


MEANING: dangerous, in danger, at risk (ayaui)

EXAMPLE SENTENCE:

彼は、危ういところで交通事故から免れた。

かれは、あやういところでこうつうじこからまぬがれた。

He barely escaped from a traffic accident.

VOCABULARY:
危うい【あやうい]dangerous
~危ういところで in the nick of time
交通事故【 こうつうじこ】traffic accident
免れた【まぬがれた】escaped

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