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How to say Awesome In Japanese?

KanjiHiragana
凄いすごい
Pronunciation: sugoi
How to Say It Outloud: soo-goy
Usage: Used to describe something that is amazing or incredible.
Example Sentence Japanese:この映画は本当にすごい。
Example Sentence English:This movie is really awesome.
KanjiHiragana
素晴らしいすばらしい
Pronunciation: subarashii
How to Say It Outloud: soo-ba-ra-shee
Usage: Used to describe something that is excellent or magnificent.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼の演奏は素晴らしい。
Example Sentence English:His performance is awesome.
Hiragana
やばい
Pronunciation: yabai
How to Say It Outloud: ya-bai
Usage: Colloquially used to describe something that is extremely good or bad, context-dependent.
Example Sentence Japanese:このケーキ、ほんとにやばい!
Example Sentence English:This cake is seriously awesome!
Katakana
クール
Pronunciation: kuuru
How to Say It Outloud: koo-roo
Usage: A commonly used Katakana term borrowed from English to express something stylish or impressive.
Example Sentence Japanese:彼の新しい車は本当にクールだ。
Example Sentence English:His new car is really awesome.

Dictionary

恐れ多いおそれおおい
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • awesome; awe-inspiring; august; gracious
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • discourteous (to a superior); lacking due respect
恐るべしおそるべし
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
  • awesome; incredible
最の高さいのこう
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • awesome; the best
恐るべきおそるべきCommon word
Noun or verb acting prenominally
  • terrible; terrifying; dreadful; horrible; horrifying; appalling
Noun or verb acting prenominally
  • astonishing; astounding; staggering; tremendous; awesome; enormous
ど偉いどえらい
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • immense; awesome; enormous; terrific
最幸さいこう
Noun which may take the genitive case particle 'no'
Na-adjective (keiyodoshi)
Noun
  • super happy; wonderful; delightful; awesome
刳いえぐい
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • harsh (taste, feeling, etc.); acrid; pungent; astringent
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • sharp (language, question, etc.); biting; harsh
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • nasty; gross; disgusting; brutal
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
  • awesome; amazing; incredible; cool
かっけーかっけー
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
  • cool; stylish; awesome; sick; sweet; dope
やりーやりー
  • yay; hooray; awesome
卍まんじ
Noun
  • swastika (esp. counterclockwise form as a Buddhist symbol); fylfot; gammadion
Noun
  • swastika-shaped family crest
  • wow; yeah; ugh; yuck; awesome; really; let's go
Wikipedia definition
  • Swastika
神ってるかみる
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
  • to be awesome; to be extreme; to be incredible
神懸かるかみがかる
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to be possessed by a god
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to not act like oneself; to behave oddly
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
  • to be awesome; to be extreme; to be incredible
凄みすごみ
Noun
  • ghastliness; dreadfulness; grimness; weirdness
Noun
  • intimidation; menace; threat
オーサムアゲイン
Wikipedia definition
  • Awesome Again

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