Last modified on 22 June 2014, at 18:10

切ない

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2

AdjectiveEdit

切ない (-i inflection, hiragana せつない, romaji setsunai)

  1. painful, trying, bittersweet, heartrending
  2. suffocating, oppressive
    スモッグが ()えているから、あちらの天気 (てんき) (せつ)ないでしょな。
    sumoggu ga fueteiru kara, achira no tenki wa setsunai desho na.
    The weather over there is harsh because of the high smog, yeah.

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