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Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (副) adverb
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Feeling physical discomfort or pain.
  2. Substantially made or constructed.
  3. Making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe.
  4. Very difficult; severely testing stamina or resolution.
  5. Unfortunate or hard to bear.
  6. Resistant to cutting or chewing.
  7. Physically toughened.
  8. Not given to gentleness or sentimentality.
  9. Violent and lawless.
(名) As a noun
  1. A cruel and brutal fellow.
  2. An aggressive and violent young criminal.
  3. Someone who learned to fight in the streets rather than being formally trained in the sport of boxing.
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