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悔しい口惜しい悔やしい
Irregular okurigana usage
Readings
くやしい
kuyashii
くちおしい
kuchioshii
Reading restricted to 口惜しい
Meanings
I-adjective (keiyoushi)
vexing, annoying, frustrating, regrettable, mortifyingcontrariant, humiliant, mortifiant, regrettable, vexantbedauerlich, bedauernswert, beklagenswert, ärgerlich, bereuenswert

Kanji
ON: カイKUN: く.いる, く.やむ, くや.しい
repent, regret

ON: コウ, クKUN: くち
mouth

ON: セキKUN: お.しい, お.しむ
pity, be sparing of, frugal, stingy, regret

ON: カイKUN: く.いる, く.やむ, くや.しい
repent, regret

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
監督はチームをトーナメント優勝に今一歩という所までもっていったのに悔しいことだった。Parts: 監督 (かんとく), チーム (ティーム), トーナメント, 優勝 (ゆうしょう), 今一歩 (いまいっぽ), 言う (いう), (ところ), (まで), 持っていく (もっていく), のに, 悔しい (くやしい), (こと)It was annoying, as the manager took his team to a near-miss in the tournament.

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