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pity, be sparing of, frugal, stingy, regret



Common words

  • 惜しむおしむ
    to be frugal, to be sparing, to value, to hold dear, to regret (e.g. a loss), to feel sorry (for), to be unwilling, to be reluctant
  • 惜敗せきはい
    regrettable defeat, defeat by a narrow margin
  • 惜しいおしい
    regrettable, disappointing, unfortunate, precious, dear, valuable, too good for, deserving better, almost (but not quite), close (but no cigar)
  • 負け惜しみまけおしみ
    being a poor loser, unwillingness to admit defeat, sour grapes