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けち

  • kechi
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • stinginess
  • miserliness
  • penny-pinching
  • cheesparing
  • miser
  • pinchpenny
  • skinflint
  • cheapskate
  • tightwad
  • niggard

Definition

  • shabby
  • cheap
  • mangy
  • poor

Definition

  • petty
  • narrow-minded
  • quibbling
  • mean-spirited

Definition

  • bad luck
  • ill omen
  • glitch

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