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adverb, noun

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English Meaning(s) for せっかく

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

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He has failed after all his labors.
Since we got a lot of snow, we might as well make an igloo (as it’s a good opportunity).
After I got all worked up about ordering in English, I walked in the store and they greeted me with "Irasshaimase!" I felt, like, "What the ...?"
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).
As such is the case, I am sorry I can't accept your kind invitation.

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