Adverb (fukushi)
1. exactly; just; precisely; really; truly; surely; certainly; without doubtUsually written using kana alone
  • ほん
  • つく作れば
  • やす安い
  • はや早い
  • まさに
  • いっきょりょうとく一挙両得
Desktop publishing lets you produce books quickly and cheaply. It's like killing two birds with one stone.
Adverb (fukushi)
2. right (when); just (as)Usually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • でんわ電話
  • 鳴った
  • とき
  • まさに
  • 出かけよう
  • とする
  • ところ
  • だった
I was about to leave when you telephoned.
Adverb (fukushi)
3. just (about to); on the point of; on the verge of; on the brink ofUsually written using kana alone, also written as 将に
Adverb (fukushi)
4. really (ought to); certainly (should); naturallyUsually written using kana alone, as まさに...べき; also written as 当に


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