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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 節約 (setsuyaku)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 節約 (setsuyaku)

Kana: せつやく
Kanji: 節約
Romaji: setsuyaku

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: economizing, saving
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

長い目で見れば、このレストランをつぶすのは金の節約になる。
nagai me de mireba, kono resutoran o tsubusu no wa kane no setsuyaku ni naru.
Killing this restaurant will save us money in the long run.

飛行機があれば早く移動できるので、その分コストを節約することになる。
hikouki ga areba hayaku idou dekiru node, sono bun kosuto o setsuyaku suru koto ni naru.
The plane is going to save you money by getting you around faster.

節約 (setsuyaku)

利益を生み出せば、毎年増収しろといわれ、経費を節約すれば、もっと節約しろといわれる。
rieki o umidaseba, maitoshi zoushuu shiro to iware, keihi o setsuyaku sureba, motto setsuyaku shiro to iwareru.
If you are a revenue producer, you are expected to come up with more revenue every year, and if you are an expense saver, you are expected to come up with more savings every year.

時たまの贅沢を楽しむためには、日々の生活を節約しなくてはならなかった。
tokitama no zeitaku o tanoshimu tame ni wa, hibi no seikatsu o setsuyaku shinakute wa naranakatta.
We had to economize each day in order to enjoy the occasional luxury.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 节约 (jiéyuē)
Korean: 절약 (jeol-yag)

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