Meaning

Primary

Indigestion

Word Type

noun, の adjective

Explanation

You've hopefully seen 消化 by now and know that it means "digestion." If you know that, then you can see that the "digestion" is not good. When your digestion is not good, what do you have? Indigestion. Excuse me, I have to run to the restroom...

Reading

しょうかふりょう
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well. Knowing 消化 and 不良 will help as well.

Context

Pattern of Use

  • 消化不良で〜

Common Word Combinations

  • 消化不良で気分が悪い
    to feel unwell due to indigestion
    消化不良で気持ち悪い
    to feel uncomfortable due to indigestion
    消化不良で苦しい
    to suffer due to indigestion

Context Sentences

消化不良のくすりをさがしています。

I'm looking for indigestion meds.

コウイチくんにこく白したんだけど、返事が全然はっきりしなかったから、消化不良ですごくモヤモヤしてるんだよね。

I asked Koichi out, but his answer was very unclear and it's making me frustrated and giving me indigestion.

今、消化不良で苦しんでるの。胸焼けもするし、膨満感もあるし、すごく気持ち悪い。しばらく放っておいてくれない。

I am suffering from indigestion. I have heartburn, bloating, and I feel sick to my stomach. Please leave me alone.

Kanji Composition