Resources > Japanese Dictionary

訳じゃない, わけじゃない

  • wakejanai

Definition

Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.)

  • it does not mean that ...
  • I don't mean that ...
  • it is not the case that

Examples of 訳じゃない,わけじゃない in a Sentence

It's not like I've got any special interest in gym shorts - I've not got that fetish, I think.
慌てて着替えなくてもいいよ。急いでいるわけじゃないから
You don't have to dress in a mad rush; we've got time.
叱っていたわけじゃないよ。
I was not scolding you.
こういうの、興味あるのです」 「そう言うわけじゃありません。」
You're interested in this sort of thing? "No, not really."
OLになってもう3年生活不満ある訳じゃないけど・・・。
Already three years since I became an office lady. It's not as if I'm dissatisfied with my present lifestyle but, well ...
全く筋が通っていない酔っぱらって叫んいたわけじゃない
It's completely illogical. It wasn't as if I was shouting outside while drunk.
Just what you'd expect of a young lady, you certainly weren't left to live as you pleased.
そう言うわけじゃない
No, not really.

Related Study Lists

  • List of vocabulary words used in the Pocket Monsters Blue video game!
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