Learn the Japanese Word Shitsurei

The Japanese word shitsurei, pronounced "shih-too-ray", is a Japanese word that translates to mean rudeness, impoliteness, bad manners, or a breach of etiquette.

Japanese Characters

失礼 (しつれい)


Sonnna koto o iu nante, nante shitsurei nan da.

Translation: It is so rude to say something like that.


burei (無礼)

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