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na adjective, noun

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English Meaning(s) for だめ

na adjective, noun
  1. no good; not serving its purpose; useless; broken
  2. hopeless; wasted; in vain; purposeless
  3. cannot; must not; not allowed

Definition and Synonyms for だめ

Unreached inaccessibly located or situated
Synonyms: だめ
Wild-Goose Chase the fruitless pursuit of something unattainable
Synonyms: だめ
Banned forbidden by law
Synonyms: だめ
Tabu excluded from use or mention
Synonyms: だめ, 禁じる
Fruitless unproductive of success
Synonyms: ただ, だめ, 不毛, 儚い, , , , 徒爾, 無益, 無駄, 空しい,
Unprofitability the quality of affording no gain or no benefit or no profit
Synonyms: だめ
Unrewarding not rewarding
Synonyms: だめ
Tabu forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands
Synonyms: だめ
Worthless lacking in usefulness or value
Synonyms: だめ, やくざ, くだらない, 下る, 下がる, 無用, 無益, 無駄, 甲斐無し, 益体もない, 馬鹿らしい, 馬鹿馬鹿しい
Unrewarding not providing personal satisfaction
Synonyms: だめ

Categories だめ is a member of

Disadvantage the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
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Pursuance a search for an alternative that meets cognitive criteria
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Sample Sentences for だめ

You never said no swings, right?

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