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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 寂しい (sabishii)

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Kana: さびしい
Kanji: 寂しい; 淋しい
Romaji: sabishii

Type: adjective-i

Meaning: lonely; lonesome; solitary; desolate

Example sentences:

ヘレンは家の長女と一人きりの孫が自分のもとを離れると思うと寂しくなるらしい。
heren wa ie no choujo to hitorikiri no mago ga jibun no moto o hanareru to omou to sabishiku naru rashii.
Helen seems to be saddened by the thought of her oldest daughter and her only grandchild leaving her.


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彼女は寂しさというものを肌でも心でも感じたのは、このときが初めてだった。
kanojo wa sabishisa to iu mono o hada demo kokoro demo kanjita nowa, kono toki ga hajimete datta.
She had never been lonely either in body or spirit before.

寂しい (sabishii)

あなたがいないと、私たちほんとに寂しいわ。
anata ga inai to, watashitachi honto ni sabishii wa.
We really miss you.

あんなに寂しい場所はどこにもございますまい。
anna ni sabishii basho wa doko ni mo gozaimasu mai.
You could not find a more lonely place anywhere.

Similar words:

一人ぼっち (hitoribocchi); 心寂しい (kokorosabishii)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 寂寞 (jìmò); 孤单 (gūdān)
Korean: 쓸쓸하다 (sseulsseulhada)


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