Resources > Word Search

勿体ない, 勿体無い, 物体ない, 物体無い, もったいない

  • mottainai
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • impious
  • profane
  • sacrilegious

Definition

  • too good
  • more than one deserves
  • unworthy of

Definition

  • wasteful

Examples of 勿体ない,勿体無い,物体ない,物体無い,もったいない in a Sentence

とてもいい天気だからにいるのがもったいない
It's too sunny to stay inside.
中央銀行物価番人だけさせておくのはもったいない
It's a waste to just have the central banks watching over commodity prices.
このはわたしにはもったいない
This suit is too good for me.
時間もったいない
Time is wasting.
屋内にいるのがもったいないぐらいよい天気だった
It was too nice a day to stay inside.
この土地遊ばせておくのはもったいない
It's wasteful to leave the land lying idle.
せっかく弁護士資格あるのにもったいない
What a waste of your lawyer qualifications!
これは逃すのはもったいないチャンス
This is too good a chance to lose.
Say that work is 8 hours, it feels like the three hour commute time is also work but you don't get any money for it. What a waste.

Related Study Lists

  • This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N2 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...
  • This is the vocabulary and kanji from the lessons :)
  • い adjectives are the true Japanese adjectives. な adjectives are the pseudo-Japanese adjectives.  Both are equally important to learn.
  • Random phrases I learnt in the streets in Osaka
  • Stuff I forget easily
Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now