Adverb (fukushi)
1. at the most; at bestUsually written using kana alone
  • さくら
  • はな
  • すうじつ数日
  • せいぜい
  • いっしゅうかん一週間
  • しか
  • 持たない
  • Cherry blossoms last only for a few days, a week at the most.
Adverb (fukushi)
2. to the utmost; as much as possible; as much as one canUsually written using kana alone
  • せま狭い
  • へや部屋
  • せいぜい
  • ひろ広く
  • つか使った
  • I made the best of my small room.
Other forms
精精 【せいぜい】


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