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許りに
Readings
ばかりに
bakarini
English
Adverb (fukushi)
Usually written using kana alone
(simply) because, on account of

Adverb (fukushi)
See also: 許り・ばかり・4
Usually written using kana alone
as if to, (as though) about to

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Grammar
ばかりに: because (of a negative thing); simply because; simply on account of
Kanjis
ON: キョ KUN: ゆる.す, もと
permit, approve

Stroke: 11 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-7-4 FC: 0864.4


Phrases
最後の詰めを怠ったばかりに、画竜点睛を欠くはめになってしまったね。
Parts: 最後 (さいご) 詰め (つめ) 怠る (おこたる) 許りに (ばかりに) 画竜点睛 (がりょうてんせい) 欠く (かく) 羽目 (はめ) になる 仕舞う (しまった)
You kept putting off working on the fine details on this project so it ended up lacking the finishing touches.