Meaning of Mazui in Japanese

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Mazui; not good. John Lund / Getty Images

Mazui is a Japanese word meaning not good, or unwise. Learn more about its pronunciation and usage in the Japanese language below.


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not good; unsavory; poor; unwise

Japanese Characters


Example and Translation

Konna koto o shite wa mazui to omoinagara yatte shimatta.

or in English:

I did it against my better judgment.

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Abe, Namiko. "Meaning of Mazui in Japanese." ThoughtCo, Apr. 5, 2023, Abe, Namiko. (2023, April 5). Meaning of Mazui in Japanese. Retrieved from Abe, Namiko. "Meaning of Mazui in Japanese." ThoughtCo. (accessed May 29, 2023).