Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
欠席 JLPT 3
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    absence; non-attendance
    Example sentence
    パーティー欠席した言い訳作り話こねあげた。 I concocted an excuse for missing the party.

Examples of 欠席, けっせき in a sentence

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