Definition of 一向に

いっこうにikkouni

adverb:

  • completely; absolutely; totally
  • (not) at all; (not) a bit; (not) in the least - in a negative sentence
  • earnestly; intently; determinedly

Example Sentences

kareno言うiuことkotohabokuにはniha一向にikkouniわからないwakaranai
I can make nothing of what he says.
kareno言うiuことkotohaぼくbokuにはnihaいっこうにikkouniわからないwakaranai
I can make nothing of what he says.
他人taningawatashinoことkotowoどうdou思おうomooutowatashihaいっこうにikkouni気にしないkinishinai
Whatever others think of me, I don't mind at all.
watashihaそれsorede一向にikkouni構いませんkamaimasen
That's just fine with me.
健康kenkouのせいでnoseide仕事shigotogaいっこうにikkouniはかどらないhakadoranai
My health makes me a very slow worker.

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