I-adjective (keiyoushi)
1. inexcusable; unjustifiable; unpardonableUsually written using kana alone
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
2. sorry; remorseful; apologetic; conscience-stricken; contrite
  • 待たせて
  • すまなかった
I am sorry to have kept you waiting.
3. excuse me; (I'm) sorry; thank youSee also 済みません
  • すまない
  • いま
  • ぼく
  • いっぱい
  • なのだ
Excuse me, but I'm tied up now.


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