遠慮近憂, えんりょきんゆう

  • enryokin'yū

Definition of 遠慮近憂,えんりょきんゆう

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • Failure to think of the long term leads to grief in the short term

Related Kanji

distant, far
prudence, thought, concern, consider, deliberate, fear
near, early, akin, tantamount
melancholy, grieve, lament, be anxious, sad, unhappy

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