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もらう, 貰う
Conjugated: 貰いたい
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to receive, to take, to accept
Auxiliary verb, follows a verb in "-te" form
2. to get somebody to do something
3. to have in one's pocket (a fight, match)
または, 又は
Conjunction, Usually in kana
or, either ... or ...
また, 又, 亦, 復
Adverb, Usually in kana
1. again, once more, once again, another time, some other time
2. also, too, as well, likewise
3. on the other hand, while
4. and, in addition, besides, moreover, furthermore
5. or, otherwise
それとも, 其れ共
Conjunction, Usually in kana
or, or else
もしくは, 若しくは
Conjunction, Expression, Usually in kana
or, otherwise
「ちがうちがう僕らは求めてる笑顔はあんなじゃない」 それは『嗤い』もしくは『嘲笑』。
, 当, はた
1. or, otherwise
2. furthermore, also
3. perhaps, by some chance, possibly
4. that being said, be that as it may
5. however, but
あるいは, 或いは, 或るいは
Conjunction, Usually in kana
1. or, either ... or
2. maybe, perhaps, possibly
as あるいは...あるいは...
3. some ... and others ..., sometimes ... and at other times ...
はたまた, 将又
Conjunction, Usually in kana
or, OR, オア
1. or
Only OR
2. OR (boolean operator)
オペレーションズリサーチ, オペレーションズ・リサーチ
operations research, OR
Suffix, Particle
and, or, and the like, and so forth, and what not
あるは, 或は
Adverb, See あるいは・3, dated term, Usually in kana, as あるは...あるは...
1. some ... and others ..., sometimes ... and at other times ...
Conjunction, See あるいは・1
2. or, either ... or
ないし, 乃至
Conjunction, Usually in kana
1. from ... to, between ... and
2. or
一に, いつに
solely, entirely, only, or
Particle, used at sentence-end; indicates a question (sometimes rhetorical)
1. yes?, no?, isn't it?, is it?
after each alternative
2. or, whether or not
See 何か・1, after an interrogative
3. some- (e.g. something, someone)
indicates doubt, uncertainty, etc.; sometimes after other particles
4. hmm, huh
Prefix, See か弱い, emphatic prefix; usu. before an adjective
5. very
1. or something, for instance ... (though there are other suitable options)
usu. in the form ...なり...なり
2. ... or ...
after dictionary form verb
3. as soon as, right after
after past tense verb
4. while still, with previous state still in effect
こと, 事, 縡, こん
Usually in kana
1. thing, matter
2. incident, occurrence, event, something serious, trouble, crisis
3. circumstances, situation, state of affairs
4. work, business, affair
5. after an inflectable word, creates a noun phrase indicating something the speaker does not feel close to
(some) more, even more, longer, further
, いま
Temporal noun (jisoumeishi), Adverbial noun, May take 'no'
1. now, the present time, just now, soon, immediately
2. another, more
まだ, 未だ, いまだ
Adverb, Usually in kana
1. still, as yet, hitherto, only
with verb in the negative
2. not yet
3. more, besides
4. unfinished, incomplete, not yet finished with
もう, もー
1. now, soon, shortly, before long, presently
See すでに
2. already, yet, by now, (not) anymore
3. further, more, again, another, the other
Interjection, used to strengthen expression of an emotion (often exasperation)
4. tsk, dammit, jeez, come on, what the hell
なお, 尚, 猶, 尚お, 猶お
Adverb, Usually in kana
1. still, yet
2. more, still more, greater, further
as なお〜ごとし
3. as ..., like ...
4. furthermore, in addition, moreover, note that ...
一段, いちだん
Adverb taking the 'to' particle, Adverb
1. more, much more, still more, all the more
2. step, rung, level, rank
3. paragraph, passage
See 一段動詞・いちだんどうし, See 一段活用・いちだんかつよう, See 五段・1, Abbreviation
4. ichidan (verb, verb conjugation)
まし, 増し, マシ
NA-adjective, Usually in kana, esp. マシ
1. better, preferable, less objectionable, least-worst
Noun, used as a suffix
2. more, increase, extra
3. increase, growth
, あと
May take 'no', See 後ずさり
1. behind, rear
See その後
2. after, later
3. remainder, the rest
Adverbial noun
4. more (e.g. five more minutes), left
5. also, in addition
1. than
2. from, out of, since, at, on
3. except, but, other than
4. more
1. too, also, in addition, as well, (not) either (in a negative sentence)
as AもBも
2. both A and B, A as well as B, neither A nor B (in a negative sentence)
used for emphasis or to express absence of doubt regarding a quantity, etc.
3. even, as much as, as many as, as far as, as long as, no less than, no fewer than
often as 〜ても, 〜でも, 〜とも, etc.
4. even if, even though, although, in spite of
Adverb, See もう・3, Colloquialism, Abbreviation
5. further, more, again, another, the other
, うら
Antonym: 表・おもて・1
1. opposite side, bottom, other side, side hidden from view, undersurface, reverse side
2. rear, back, behind
3. lining, inside
4. in the shadows, behind the scenes, offstage, behind (someone's) back
5. more (to something than meets the eye), hidden side (e.g. of one's personality), unknown circumstances, different side
丁寧, 叮嚀, ていねい
1. polite, courteous, civil
2. careful, close, thorough, conscientious
丁重, 鄭重, ていちょう
polite, courteous, hospitable
礼やか, いややか
NA-adjective, See うやうやしい
polite, respectful, reverent
ご丁寧, 御丁寧, ごていねい
NA-adjective, See 丁寧・1, Honorific or respectful
1. polite, courteous, civil
See 丁寧・2
2. careful, close, thorough, conscientious
used sarcastically
3. overly courteous, overly careful, overly thorough
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