N1 Lesson 9: 8/17
ずくめ ずくめ

ずくめ

Completely
Entirely
All in
Nothing but
A real streak of
Without exception
Jet

⚠ づくめ is an older
pre-reform variant. ずくめ should be used instead.
There is another suffix that uses づくし
meaning “all sorts/kinds of (A)”

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Structure
Noun + ずくめ
Noun1 + ずくめ + の + Noun2
ずくめ is a noun suffix meaning “completely” (A)/“nothing but” event (A) happens/exists. It is generally used with a limited number of expressions like: 黒 (“completely black”, "jet black", or “black from head to toe". It is infrequently used with other colors)、結構、いいこと、規則、記録、幸せ、異例、宝石. This expression can be used in both positive and negative contexts.

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