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interjection, noun

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English Meaning(s) for ごめん

  1. I'm sorry; my apologies; excuse me; pardon me
  2. may I come in?
  1. permission; leave; license
  2. dismissal; discharge
  3. not wanting; objecting to; being fed up with; wishing to avoid (usu. as 〜はごめんだ)

Definition and Synonyms for ごめん

Release the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart)
Synonyms: くび, ごめん, , , 免官, 免職, 免黜, , お役御免, お払い箱, , 罷免, 解任, 解職, 解雇, , , , , 首切り, 首切る, 首級, 馘首
Permission approval to do something
Synonyms: ごめん, ばかし, パーミッション, 允可, 許し, 許す, 許可, 許諾, 認可

Categories ごめん is a member of

Commendation a message expressing a favorable opinion
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Termination the act of ending something
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ごめん

Sample Sentences for ごめん

Excuse me, may I borrow a pen?
"Your nose is dripping." "S-sorry."
I'm sorry I'm late.
I'm sorry I made you cry yesterday.
I'm afraid you can't. I have tennis practice later.

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