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na adjective, noun

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English Meaning(s) for だめ

na adjective, noun
  1. no good; not serving its purpose; useless; broken
  2. hopeless; wasted; in vain; purposeless
  3. cannot; must not; not allowed
  1. neutral point (in go); intersection owned by neither player at the end of a game

Definition and Synonyms for だめ

Unreached inaccessibly located or situated
Synonyms: だめ
Wild-Goose Chase the fruitless pursuit of something unattainable
Synonyms: だめ
Banned forbidden by law
Synonyms: だめ
Tabu excluded from use or mention
Synonyms: だめ, 禁じる, 禁ずる
Fruitless unproductive of success
Synonyms: ただ, だめ, いたずら, いたずら, はかない, 不毛, , , , , 徒爾, 無益, 無駄, , 虚しい
Impossible not capable of occurring or being accomplished or dealt with
Synonyms: だめ, ありえない, インポシブル, 不可能, 不能, 無理
Unrewarding not rewarding
Synonyms: だめ
Tabu forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands
Synonyms: だめ
Worthless lacking in usefulness or value
Synonyms: だめ, やくざ, くだらない, ばかばかしい, 下る, 下がる, 無用, 無益, 無駄, 甲斐なし, 甲斐無い, 益体もない, 馬鹿らしい
Unprofitability the quality of affording no gain or no benefit or no profit
Synonyms: だめ
Unrewarding not providing personal satisfaction
Synonyms: だめ

Categories だめ is a member of

Disadvantage the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
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Pursuance a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
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Stroke Order Diagrams for だめ

Sample Sentences for だめ

She made a mess of the work.
There is no use in crying. No one will hear you.
I tried to open the door, but I couldn't since it was locked.
I can't eat a raw egg; it must be cooked.
It is not proper that you talk that way.

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