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JLPT N1 Grammar: 羽目になる (hame ni naru)

羽目になる (hame ni naru)

Meaning: to end up with (something unpleasant)

How to use the: Verb-dictionary form + 羽目になる

The meaning becomes, becomes a bad situation, expressing the fact that the results become difficult beyond expectation for some reason.

Example sentences:
1, 歩い中に運で、入院する羽目になった。
Arui naka ni un de, nyūin suru hame ni natta.
Falling while walking, had to be hospitalized.

2, 授業をサボりすぎたので、試験前は徹夜する羽目になりそうだ。
Jugyō o sabori sugitanode, shiken mae wa tetsuya suru hame ni nari-sōda.
Because I was too distracted when studying, I had to stay up all night before the test.

3, 他人の仕事も引き受けてしまって、結局、3日も満足に寝られない羽目になった。
Tanin no shigoto mo hikiukete shimatte, kekkyoku, 3-nichi mo manzoku ni ne rarenai hame ni natta.
I took on the work of other people, and eventually I couldn’t sleep for 3 days.

4, うっかりしてデータを消してしまったので、もう一度入力する羽目になった。
ukkari shite deeta o keshite shimatta node, mou ichido nyuuryoku suru hame ni natta.
I accidentally deleted the data so I had to input it again.

羽目になる is similar to はめになる