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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 傷つける (kizutsukeru)

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Kana: きずつける
Kanji: 傷付ける; 傷つける; 疵付ける
Romaji: kizutsukeru

Type: Verb

Meaning: to wound; to injure; to hurt someone’s feelings

Example sentences:

傷つけるつもりじゃなかったの。
kizutsukeru tsumori janakatta no.
I didn’t mean to hurt you.

こいつらどんなに自分が人を傷つけてるかわかってないんだよ。
koitsu ra donna ni jibun ga hito o kizutsuketeru ka wakatte nain da yo.
These people don’t know how much pain they’re causing others.

わたしも彼をどれほど愛してるか知っているくせに、どうしてわざわざわたしの心を傷つけられるの?
watashi mo kare o dorehodo aishiteiru ka shitte iru kuse ni, doushite wazawaza watashi no kokoro o kizutsukerareru no.
How could he deliberately break my heart when he knows how much I love him?

もしあのかたがわたしの自尊心を傷つけないでくださればあのかたの自尊心はゆるしてあげることができると思いますよ。
moshi ano kata ga watashi no jisonshin o kizutsukenaide kudasareba ano kata no jisonshin wa yurushite ageru koto ga dekiru to omoimasu yo.
I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.

Similar words:

損なう (sokonau); 苦しめる (kurushimeru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 弄伤 (nòngshāng)
Korean: 상처를 입다 (sangcheoleul ibda)

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