おしいoshii Inflection

adjective:

  • regrettable; disappointing; unfortunate
  • precious; dear; valuable
  • too good for; deserving better
  • almost (but not quite); close (but no cigar)

あなたanataほどhodono才能sainouno持ち主mochinushiga世間sekenni知られずshirarezuniいるirunoha惜しいoshiiことkotoですdesu It is a pity that a man of your ability should remain unknown to the world.

inochiha誰でもdaredemo惜しいoshii Life is dear to everybody.

これkorehaまだmada捨てるsuteruにはniha惜しいoshii This is still too good to be thrown away.

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