Translation of "vague" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /veɪɡ/ us /veɪɡ/

not clear or certain

ぼんやりした, あいまいな
I have a vague idea of where the hotel is.
vaguely adverb /veɪɡ·li/ /veɪɡ·li/

ぼんやりと, 何となく
I vaguely (= slightly) remember meeting her.
vagueness noun [ no plural ] /veɪɡ·nəs/ /veɪɡ·nəs/

The vagueness of his answers showed that he did not understand the questions.

(Translation of “vague” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)