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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 迷惑 (meiwaku)

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Kana: めいわく
Kanji: 迷惑
Romaji: meiwaku

Type: Noun; adjective-na

Meaning: trouble; bother; annoyance; nuisance

Idiom:

迷惑をかける (meiwaku o kakeru): to cause trouble (for someone)

Example sentences:

親に迷惑をかけたくない。引き籠りといわれたくない。
oya ni meiwaku o kaketakunai. hikikomori to iwaretakunai.
I don’t want to cause trouble to my parents. I don’t want to be called a shut-in.


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これ以上迷惑はかけられない。
kore ijou meiwaku wa kakerarenai.
I can’t cause any more trouble.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 迷惑 (meiwaku)

結局、彼に迷惑かけちゃったみたい…
kekkyoku, kare ni meiwaku kakechatta mitai.
It looks like I got him in trouble in the end.

こんなに迷惑かけちゃうなんて全然思ってなくて…
konna ni meiwaku kakechau nante zenzen omotte nakute.
I never thought it would cause you so much trouble.

Similar words:

人泣かせ (hitonakase); 厄介 (yakkai)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 麻烦 (máfan)
Korean: 민폐 (minpye), 귀찮음 (gwichanh-eum)


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