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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 失 (shitsu)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 失 (shitsu)

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MEANING:

lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

HOW TO READ:

On: shitsu
Kun: ushina.u, u.seru

HOW TO REMEMBER:

I won’t forgive you if you make my husband (夫) lose even one drop (丿) of blood.

WORDS:

失う (ushinau): to lose, to part with
失せる (useru): to disappear, to vanish
失敗 (shippai): failure, mistake
失礼 (shitsurei): impoliteness
失業 (shitsugyou): unemployment
失恋 (shitsuren): broken heart
失望 (shitsubou): disappointment
損失 (sonshitsu): loss (e.g. profits)
過失 (kashitsu): error, blunder
失言 (shitsugen): verbal slip
紛失 (funshitsu): losing something
失格 (shikkaku): disqualification
失跡 (shisseki): disappearance
失明 (shitsumei): loss of eyesight
失敬 (shikkei): rudeness, disrespect
失態 (shittai): fault, error
失血 (shikketsu): loss of blood
失策 (shissaku): blunder, slip
消失 (shoushitsu): die out, vanish
失神 (shissin): faint, swoon
失意 (shitsui): disappointment
見失う (miushinau): to lose sight of


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

私、失業してしまった。
watashi, shitsugyou shite shimatta.
I’m out of a job.

失礼にも程があるわ。
shitsurei ni mo hodo ga aru wa.
Shame on you!

全く、あなたには失望しましたよ。
mattaku, anata ni wa shitsubou shimashita yo.
I’m so disappointed in you.

ごめんなさい、失礼なことを言ってしまって…
gomen nasai, shitsurei na koto o itte shimatte.
I’m sorry I was rude to you…

過失で睡眠剤を飲みすぎた。
kashitsu de suiminzai o nomisugita.
The overdose was taken accidentally.

彼女はふたたび興味を失ってしまった。
kanojo wa futatabi kyoumi o ushinatte shimatta.
She has lost interest once more.

あの人、失礼な断わり方をしたそうだよ。
ano hito, shitsurei na kotowarikata o shita sou da yo.
He refused quite rudely.

その手紙が完全に紛失してしまった。
sono tegami ga kanzen ni funshitsu shite shimatta.
That letter has completely disappeared.

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