JLPT N3 Vocabulary

Definition:

disadvantage; handicap; unfavorable position

JLPT N3 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【ふり】(furi)

Meaning: disadvantage; handicap; unfavorable position.

This can be used as a noun and as a な adjective.

Type: Noun, Adjective, な-adjective

Level: JLPT N3 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

びょうきでかれはふりになった。
byouki de kare wa furi ni natta.
Illness handicapped him.
Example #2

はんけつはかれにふりだった。
hanketsu wa kare ni furi datta.
The judgement was against him.
Example #3

じょうきょうはかのじょにふりだ。
joukyou wa kanojo ni furi da.
The odds are against her.
Example #4

わたしはかいしゃでふりなたちばにある。
watashi wa kaisha de furi na tachiba ni aru.
I'm in a bad spot at work.
Example #5

わたしはそのふりなとうしでなんぜんドルをもうしないました!
watashi wa sono furina toushi de nanzen doru wo mo ushinaimashita!
I lost thousands of dollars on that bad investment!

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