Meaning of 惜しい in Japanese

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Definition of 惜しい

  1. (adj-i) regrettable; disappointing

    It is a pity that a man of your ability should remain unknown to the world.

  2. precious; dear; valuable

    Life is dear to everybody.

  3. too good for; deserving better

    This is still too good to be thrown away.

  4. almost but not quite

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