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[()·かた()··]
shikatanai
i adjective

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[()·かた()·()·]
shikatanai

English Meaning(s) for 仕方ない

i adjective
  1. it can't be helped; it's inevitable; it's no use; can't stand it; impatient; annoyed

Meanings for each kanji in 仕方ない

attend; doing; official; serve Kanji Details »
direction; person; alternative Kanji Details »

Conjugations for 仕方ない

Present Indicative Form
[()·かた()··]
shikatanai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·かた()····]
shikatanakunai
Past Indicative Form
[()·かた()····]
shikatanakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·かた()······]
shikatanakunakatta
te-form
[()·かた()···]
shikatanakute
Adverbial Form
[()·かた()··]
shikatanaku
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·かた()·····]
shikatanakattara

Sample Sentences for 仕方ない

It is no use blaming him for the accident now.
I keep thinking about Tom.
I'm not sure what his number is. You'll have to look it up in the telephone directory.
You say that you're afraid of being disliked by other people, but you have some people that you dislike yourself, don't you? Arithmetically speaking, there are an equal number of people who you don't like that don't like you back. I'm not saying that if you end your dislike of someone, someone else will stop disliking you as well; it's just that you can't change the fact that if you dislike someone, then someone else dislikes you as well. Your life will go much smoother if you just give up and accept that truth.
I have no choice but to follow those orders.

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