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Words — 12 found

Adverb
1. in that way; thus; suchUsually written using kana alone, See also 斯う, See also ああ, See also 如何 どう, concerning the actions of the listener or concerning the ideas expressed or understood by the listener; with a neg. sentence, implies that something isn't as much as one might think
  • もう
  • わたし
  • おとな大人
  • だから
  • そう
  • かんが考えない
  • Now that I'm a grownup, I think otherwise.
2. soUsually written using kana alone, used to express agreement with something said
  • こし
  • いた痛む
  • ?」「
  • いや
  • べつ別に
  • 」「
  • そう
  • それ
  • ふこうちゅうのさいわ不幸中の幸い
  • "Does your back hurt?" "No, not really." "Oh, that's something then, isn't it?"
3. so?Usually written using kana alone, used to express doubt with something said
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Conjunction
1. and; like thatUsually written using kana alone, See also 然して そして
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Pre-noun adjectival
1. such; like that; that sort of; veryUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
然ういう 【そういう】然う言う 【そういう】そう言う 【そうゆう】然う言う 【そうゆう】然うゆう 【そうゆう】
Notes
そうゆう: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. そうゆう: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage. そうゆう: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Expression, Pre-noun adjectival
1. suchUsually written using kana alone
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Adverb
1. so much; so often; so long; particularly; especiallyUsually written using kana alone, with neg. sentence
  • つごうのわる都合の悪い
  • こと
  • そうそう
  • かく隠し
  • とおせる
  • もん
  • じゃない
  • あくじ悪事
  • せんり千里
  • 行く
  • って
  • いう
  • だろう
  • You can't hide the fact that you're having a hard time. Bad news travels fast you know.
2. oh, yes!; that's it; I rememberUsually written using kana alone, said when recalling something
  • そうそう
  • その
  • ちょうし調子
  • That a boy!
3. that's right; quite; indeedUsually written using kana alone, expressing agreement or affirmation
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Conjunction
1. if so; in that case; in that situationUsually written using kana alone
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とんおろ 問屋
Expression
1. things don't work that well in the real world; things seldom go as one wishes; that is expecting too much; it won't be that easyIdiomatic expression
Other forms
そうは問屋がおろさない 【そうはとんやがおろさない】然うは問屋が卸さない 【そうはとんやがおろさない】
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Conjunction
1. then; and then; and; if so; because then; if that's the caseUsually written using kana alone, See also それなら
Other forms
そしたら
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きんたま 金玉
Expression
1. you wish!; that's not going to happen; not a chanceJocular, humorous term, pun on そうは行かぬ
Other forms
そうは烏賊の金玉 【そうはいかのきんたま】然うは烏賊の金玉 【そうはいかのきんたま】そうはイカのキンタマ
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Adverb, Suru verb
1. this and that; one thing or anotherUsually written using kana alone
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Expression
1. rare; uncommon; not often seenUsually written using kana alone
Other forms
然う然うない 【そうそうない】然う然う無い 【そうそうない】
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1. exactly right!; indeed; damn straightUsually written using kana alone
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Kanji — 1 found

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12 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4.
sort of thing, so, if so, in that case, well
On: ゼン ネン
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Sentences — 181 found

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    • ちゅうもん注文
    • ?」「
    • オレンジジュース
    • 」「
    • アイス
    • 付き
    • ?」「
    • そう
    • 」「
    • まいど
    "Your order?" "Orange juice." "With ice?" "Yes." "Thanks for your business." Tatoeba
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