Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
失敗 JLPT 4
Kana Reading
しっぱい
Romaji
shippai
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
    Meaning
    failure; mistake; blunder
    Example sentence
    試練受けることになったダレン。失敗すれば死刑 Darren is to be put through a trial. If he fails, it's the death penalty!

Examples of 失敗, しっぱい in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

11 strokes

failure, defeat, reversal

On'Yomi: ハイ

Kun'Yomi: やぶ.れる

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JLPT 3

5 strokes

lose, error, fault, disadvantage, loss

On'Yomi: シツ

Kun'Yomi: うしな.う, う.せる

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