Do you know what 아깝다 means?
아깝다 can be translated in many different ways depending on the situation
examples of situation in which this word can be used
1) 돈이 아깝다 = it’s not worth the money. i wasted the money. money down the drain
2) 시간이 아깝다 = it’s not worth the time. I wasted the time
3) 아깝게 졌을 때 = so close. close call, almost got it
4) 연인을 보고 “여자가 아깝네.” – she can do better. she’s (way) out of his league
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