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English Translation of Sentence

We're in a slump, barely scraping by, so we certainly don't have the margin to take on a part-time worker.
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chi
noun
  1. ti; si; 7th note in the tonic solfa representation of the diatonic scale
datte
conjunction, particle
  1. but; however; still; yet; although; even though
  2. even; even if
  3. or something
kankodoriganaku
expression
  1. to be in a slump (of a business); (business is) slow
youna
pre-noun adjectival
  1. like; similar to
katsukatsu
adverb taking the to particle
  1. clicking; clopping; clacking
no
particle
  1. indicates possessive
  2. verb and adjective nominalizer (nominaliser)
  3. substituting for "ga" in subordinate phrases
  4. indicates a confident conclusion
  5. emotional emphasis (sentence end) (fem)
  6. indicates question (sentence end)
joutai
noun
  1. current status; condition; situation; circumstances; state
dakara
conjunction, noun
  1. so; therefore
baito
noun, suru verb
  1. work (esp. part time or casual)
  2. byte; octet
  3. bite
  4. cutting tool; bit
wo
particle
  1. indicates direct object of action
  2. indicates subject of causative expression
  3. indicates an area traversed
  4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
  5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
  6. indicates object of desire, like, hate, etc.
yatou
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to employ
  2. to hire; to charter
yoyuu
noun
  1. surplus; composure; margin; room; time; allowance; flexibility; scope; rope
nante
suffix
  1. such as; (things) like
  2. exclamation
nai
i adjective
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unpossessed; unowned; not had
  3. unique
  4. indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility
  5. (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective) not ...
  6. (after the -te form of a verb) to not be...; to have not ...

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