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折角, せっかく

  • sekkaku


adverb (fukushi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • with trouble
  • at great pains
  • long-awaited

Examples of 折角,せっかく in a Sentence

All my pains went for nothing.
We'd better try to sell or give away all these white elephants we've collected.
He has failed after all his labors.
If you could do it at all, I'd like you to do it.
After a mad dash down the stairway, I missed my train by a second.
As such is the case, I am sorry I can't accept your kind invitation.
Though I went to see her all the way in the rain, she was out.
The temporary workers that we managed to employ left work right away.
All my pains were in vain.
I am sorry, but I have someone coming.

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