Learn the Japanese Word Shitsurei

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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)

Example:

Sonnna koto o iu nante, nante shitsurei nan da.
そんなことを言うなんて、なんて失礼なんだ。

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

Synonym

burei (無礼)

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Abe, Namiko. "Learn the Japanese Word Shitsurei." ThoughtCo, Jun. 14, 2017, thoughtco.com/shitsurei-meaning-and-characters-2028582. Abe, Namiko. (2017, June 14). Learn the Japanese Word Shitsurei. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/shitsurei-meaning-and-characters-2028582 Abe, Namiko. "Learn the Japanese Word Shitsurei." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/shitsurei-meaning-and-characters-2028582 (accessed September 26, 2017).