Korean Grammar Dictionary

-ㄴ데다(가) 【성질은 그러한데다 [ edit | delete | edit examples ]
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From -(으)ㄴ/는데(에) + -(이)다가: not only ... but in addition (on top of that). Used only with descriptive verbs; for past reference, -었는데다(가) is used.

성질은 그러한데다 (맹 순사)
Not only was her disposition like that, but in addition ...

수심(水深)이 얕은데다가 (무진 2)
The water is too shallow and what's more ...

머리는 긴데다 외눈 쌍까풀인 계집년 (삼포 13)
A chick with long hair, and (on top of that) one double-lidded eye ...

해지고 낡은데다 (빙하기 )
Not only were [the clothes] ragged and worn-out ...

10층인데다가 (빙하기 )
On top of it being the tenth floor ...

아침잠이 번히 늦은데다가 (옥토끼 )
Not only had I slept very late, but ...

연말인 데다 토요일이어서 (첫눈 4)
Not only was it the end of the year but it was also Saturday...