Advertisement

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 親切 (shinsetsu)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: しんせつ
Kanji: 親切
Romaji: shinsetsu

Type: noun; adjective-na

Meaning: kindness; gentleness

Example sentences:

僕の無能さを親切にもかばってくれたわけだ。
boku no munousa o shinsetsu ni mo kabatte kureta wake da.
It was kind of you to shelter my helplessness.

今日はずっと親切にしてくださったうえに、いろいろと助けてくれて。
kyou wa zutto shinsetsu ni shite kudasatta ue ni, iroiro to tasukete kurete.
You’ve been so sweet to me today and done me so much good.

なんて親切でやさしい方々なんでしょう!
nante shinsetsu de yasashii katagata nan deshou.
How good and kind you are!

秀一さんは私をとても親切に面倒みてくれました。
shuuichisan wa watashi o totemo shinsetsu ni mendou mite kuremashita.
Shuichi most kindly took care of me.

世の中はきびしいものだ。美人でなければ男は親切にしてくれないし、美人だと女が親切にしてくれない。
yo no naka wa kibishii mono da. bijin de nakereba otoko wa shinsetsu ni shite kurenai shi, bijin da to onna ga shinsetsu ni shite kurenai.
It is really a very hard life. Men will not be nice to you if you are not good-looking, and women will not be nice to you if you are.

Similar words:

懇切 (konsetsu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 亲切 (qīnqiè)
Korean: 친절 (chinjeol)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 主人 (shujin)
Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 倒れる (taoreru)