Learn the Japanese Word Meiwaku

The Japanese word meiwaku, pronounced "MAY-wah-koo", means trouble, annoyance or inconvenience. Explore more about the word below.

Japanese Characters

迷惑 (めいわく)

Example

Gomeiwaku o okakeshite sumimasen.
ご迷惑をおかけしてすみません。

Translation: I am sorry to trouble you.

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Abe, Namiko. "Learn the Japanese Word Meiwaku." ThoughtCo, Jun. 14, 2017, thoughtco.com/meiwaku-meaning-and-characters-2028505. Abe, Namiko. (2017, June 14). Learn the Japanese Word Meiwaku. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/meiwaku-meaning-and-characters-2028505 Abe, Namiko. "Learn the Japanese Word Meiwaku." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/meiwaku-meaning-and-characters-2028505 (accessed October 21, 2017).