Advertisement

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 痛める (itameru)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: いためる
Kanji: 痛める
Romaji: itameru

Type: Verb

Meaning: to hurt; to injure; to cause pain; to harm; to damage; to afflict

Example sentences:

彼女がどれだけ心を痛めるか考えてみろ。
kanojo ga dore dake kokoro o itameru ka kangaete miro.
Think how that would hurt her.

ブラッドがわたしの意中の人だと勘違いして、心を痛めていたんだわ。
buraddo ga watashi no ichuu no hito da to kanchigai shite, kokoro o itamete itan da wa.
He’s been broken hearted because he thinks I’m in love with Brad.

痛める (itameru)

30年もバカな女を待たせていたなんて知ったら、彼、きっと心を痛めるだろう。
sanjuu nen mo baka na onna o matasete ita nante shittara, kare, kitto kokoro o itameru darou.
If he knew that he has kept a stupid woman waiting for 30 years, he’d be heart-broken.

これがわかりましたら、良人はやさしい胸をどんなにか痛めますでしょう!
kore ga wakarimashitara, otto wa yasashii mune o donna ni ka itamemasu deshou.
If my husband knew this, it would break his noble heart!

Similar words:

傷つける (kizutsukeru); 損なう (sokonau)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 损坏 (sǔnhuài)
Korean: 다치다 (dachida)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 確保 (kakuho)
Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 取引 (torihiki)