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邪魔, じゃま

  • jama
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • hindrance
  • intrusion

Examples of 邪魔,じゃま in a Sentence

I hope I'm not disturbing you.
I'm sorry to bother you, but I would like to ask you a favor.
Some people kept interrupting the speakers, and finally broke up the meeting.
女はいつも邪魔する
She always interferes with him.
I pushed the table out of the way.
彼女邪魔するな。彼女仕事中
Don't disturb her. She is at work right now.
Cathy, please stay out of my way for a while.
The fallen tree got in the way, and I could not get my car out of the garage.
先日、あなたの邪魔したことゆるしてください
Forgive me for interrupting you the other day.
We'd better try to sell or give away all these white elephants we've collected.

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