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遠慮, えんりょ

  • enryo
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • diffidence
  • restraint
  • reserve
  • discretion
  • tact
  • thoughtfulness

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Examples of 遠慮,えんりょ in a Sentence

ここタバコ遠慮願います。 Please refrain from smoking here.
質問あったら遠慮しないで先生聞きなさい Don't hesitate to ask your teacher a question.
どうぞ遠慮無くケーキ取り下さい Please help yourself to the cake.
説明分からなかったら遠慮しないで質問なさい Don't hesitate to ask questions if you don't understand my explanation.
ここ遠慮いりません Please make yourself at home here.
ありがとうでも遠慮しておきます。 I appreciate it, but I think I shouldn't.
ここ煙草を吸うのは遠慮くださいません Please refrain from smoking cigarettes here.
分からない遠慮なく質問下さい Don't hesitate to ask questions if you don't understand.
タバコ遠慮いただけます Would you mind not smoking?
ベジタリアンのでできれば遠慮したい I'm a vegetarian, so I'd rather not have meat, if that's okay.
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