切ない

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. painful, trying, bittersweet, heartrending
  2. suffocating, oppressive
    スモッグが ()えているから、あちらの (てん) () (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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