See also: 节约

ChineseEdit

 
festival; section; segment; point; part; to economize; to save; temperate
 
appointment; agreement; to arrange; to restrict; approximately; weigh
trad. (節約)
simp. (节约)

PronunciationEdit


VerbEdit

節約

  1. to economise; to conserve (resources)

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AdjectiveEdit

節約

  1. frugal; thrifty; economical
    勤儉節約 / 勤俭节约  ―  qínjiǎn jiéyuē  ―  hardworking and thrifty

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
せつ
Grade: 4
やく
Grade: 4
on’yomi

NounEdit

節約 (せつやく) (setsuyaku)

  1. frugality
    • 1935, 宮本百合子, 乳房:
      節約 (せつやく)で、台所 (だいどころ) ()はつけてない。
      Setsuyaku de, daidokoro no hi wa tsuketenai.
      To save money, I don't light the lamp in the kitchen.

VerbEdit

節約 (せつやく)する (setsuyaku suru) (suru conjugation, stem 節約(せつやく) (setsuyaku shi), past 節約(せつやく)した (setsuyaku shita))

  1. economize

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