Jisho

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ょう 仕様
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. there's no (other) wayUsually written using kana alone
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), I-adjective (keiyoushi)
2. cannot be helped; unavoidable; inevitable; (there's) nothing one can do; having no choice; it is what it isUsually written using kana alone
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), I-adjective (keiyoushi)
3. it's no use (doing); pointless; useless; no good; insufficient; not enoughUsually written using kana alone, oft. as 〜てもしょうがない
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), I-adjective (keiyoushi)
4. hopeless (person); annoying; troublesome; awfulUsually written using kana alone
Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), I-adjective (keiyoushi)
5. cannot stand it; unbearable; cannot help (doing, feeling); dying (to do)Usually written using kana alone, as 〜てしょうがない or 〜でしょうがない
Other forms
仕様がない 【しようがない】
Notes
仕様がない: Rarely-used kanji form. 仕様がない: Rarely-used kanji form.

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