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Words — 45 found

I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. regrettable; disappointing; unfortunate
  • あなた
  • ほど
  • さいのう才能
  • もちぬし持ち主
  • せけん世間
  • 知られず
  • いる
  • 惜しい
  • こと
  • です
  • It is a pity that a man of your ability should remain unknown to the world.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
2. precious; dear; valuable
  • いのち
  • だれ誰でも
  • 惜しい
  • Life is dear to everybody.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
3. too good for; deserving better
  • これ
  • まだ
  • 捨てる
  • には
  • 惜しい
  • This is still too good to be thrown away.
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
4. almost (but not quite); close (but no cigar)
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I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. frustrated (over a failure, humiliation or injustice); annoyed; chagrined; (bitterly) disappointed; bitter; vexed; frustrating; annoying; regrettable
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口惜しい 【くやしい】口惜しい 【くちおしい】
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Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
1. to be frugal; to be sparing
  • ほとんど
  • べんとう弁当
  • 食べる
  • ひま
  • 惜しんで
  • べんきょう勉強した
  • He studied hard, hardly taking time out for lunch.
Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
2. to value; to hold dear
Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
3. to regret (e.g. a loss); to feel sorry (for)
  • かれ彼の
  • 惜しんで
  • あま余り
  • ある
  • もの
  • We cannot grieve over his death too deeply.
Godan verb with mu ending, Transitive verb
4. to be unwilling; to be reluctant
Other forms
吝しむ 【おしむ】愛しむ 【おしむ】
Notes
吝しむ: Out-dated kanji or kanji usage. 愛しむ: Out-dated kanji or kanji usage.
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Noun
1. being a poor loser; unwillingness to admit defeat; sour grapes
Other forms
負惜しみ 【まけおしみ】
Notes
負惜しみ: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Adverb (fukushi)
1. freely; generously; liberally; ungrudgingly; unsparinglySee also 惜し気
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惜し気もなく 【おしげもなく】惜しげも無く 【おしげもなく】惜し気も無く 【おしげもなく】惜気もなく 【おしげもなく】
Notes
惜気もなく: Irregular okurigana usage.
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いちもん 一文惜
Noun
1. stinginess; miserliness
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一文惜み 【いちもんおしみ】
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ごりお 名残惜
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. reluctant (to part)
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名残り惜しい 【なごりおしい】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. regrettable defeat; defeat by a narrow margin
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Adverb (fukushi)
1. without stint; freely
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惜しみなく 【おしみなく】
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かん 時間
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with mu ending
1. to value time
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Noun
1. ratio of the margin of loss of an electoral candidate in a single-constituent district (used to break ties when determining the representative of a proportionally represented district)
Wikipedia definition
2. SekihairitsuThe Sekihairitsu (惜敗率, literally the "narrow loss ratio",... Read more
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Noun, Suru verb
1. missing someone; loathing to part
Other forms
愛惜 【あいじゃく】
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Adverb (fukushi)
1. alas; regrettably; to my great regret; tragicallyUsually written using kana alone
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可惜 【あったら】惜 【あたら】惜 【あったら】
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Noun
1. Lyonia ovalifolia (species of plant in the Ericaceae family)Usually written using kana alone, See also 捩木
Other forms
カシオシミ
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Adverb (fukushi)
1. to one's regret; regrettably; to one's chagrin
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Kanji — 1 found

9.543818836101924
11 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
pity, be sparing of, frugal, stingy, regret
On: セキ
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