節約

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Chinese[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

節約

  1. to economise, to conserve (resources)

Adjective[edit]

節約

  1. frugal

Japanese[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

節約 ‎(hiragana せつやく, romaji 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.

Verb[edit]

節約 + する ‎(hiragana せつやくする, romaji setsuyaku suru)

  1. economize

Conjugation[edit]