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sekkaku
adverb, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[せっ()·かく()]
sekkaku

English Meaning(s) for せっかく

adverb, noun
  1. with trouble; at great pains; long-awaited

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Sample Sentences for せっかく

I came all the way to eat the popular ramen but the restaurant was closed today (and I am so upset that I missed the opportunity).
What a waste of your lawyer qualifications!
Whatever the reason, forfeiting the trade that we finally got on track is a fiasco.
Whoa, if we keep chatting, despite actually arriving early, we'll end up late!
All my pains were in vain.

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