Meaning of 無きゃいけない in Japanese

It seems that 無きゃいけない(nakyaikenai) is an inflection of 無い-いける with the following forms:
  • Nai form: indicates the negative form.
  1. Words

Definition of 無きゃいけない

  1. (exp) cannot do without something; indispensable; absolutely necessary

    君はもう大人なんだから、もっと分別がなくてはいけない。
    Now that you are grown-up, you ought to know better.

  2. (after negative base of verb) have to do

    すぐに手紙をかかなきゃいけないよ。
    You've got to write to him quickly.

Back to top