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訳にはいかないわけには行かない訳には行かない
Readings
わけにはいかない
wakenihaikanai
Meanings
Expression
Usually written using kana alone
impossible to do (although wants to), cannot afford to, must not, no way we can

Kanji
ON: ヤクKUN: わけ
translate, reason, circumstance, case

ON: コウ, ギョウ, アンKUN: い.く, ゆ.く, -ゆ.き, -ゆき, -い.き, -いき, おこな.う, おこ.なう
going, journey, carry out, conduct, act, line, row, bank

ON: ヤクKUN: わけ
translate, reason, circumstance, case

ON: コウ, ギョウ, アンKUN: い.く, ゆ.く, -ゆ.き, -ゆき, -い.き, -いき, おこな.う, おこ.なう
going, journey, carry out, conduct, act, line, row, bank

Example sentences
もうこれ以上延ばすわけにはいかない。Parts: もう, 此れ (これ), 以上 (いじょう), 伸ばす (のばす), 訳にはいかない (わけにはいかない)I can't put it off any longer.

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