負け惜しみ

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: S

EtymologyEdit

負け from 負ける to lose + 惜しみ from 惜しむ to resent.

NounEdit

負け惜しみ (hiragana まけおしみ, romaji makeoshimi)

  1. sour grapes
Last modified on 13 February 2007, at 16:30