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無駄遣い, 無駄使い, むだづかい

  • mudazukai
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • wasting ... on (e.g. money)
  • squandering
  • waste
  • frittering away

Examples of 無駄遣い,無駄使い,むだづかい in a Sentence

なんてひどいむだ使いでしょう
What a fearful waste of money!
電力むだ使いしないように明かり消します。
He turns off the lights so as not to waste electricity.
彼女は彼が電気無駄遣いしている考えた
She considered him extravagant with electricity.
I look on watching TV as a waste of time.
Don't fritter away your allowance.
にそのお金むだづかいしないようなに言った
Mother told me not to waste the money.
必要でない買ってむだ使いしてはいけない。
Don't waste your money by buying things you don't need.
When John goes on a date, he's known to be a big spender.
無駄遣い渋い顔をする
He frowns on his wife's wasting money.
お金無駄遣いするつもりない
I'm not going to waste my money.

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