Japanese Dictionary

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  • Parts of speech
    adverb (fukushi)
    tearfully; with (in) tears; weeping; crying
    Example sentence
    先週あたり誘ってくれていたが、遅いので泣く泣く断った I was invited last week as well, but it was late so I regretfully turned them down.

Examples of 泣く泣く, なくなく in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


8 strokes

cry, weep, moan

On'Yomi: キュウ

Kun'Yomi: な.く

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