TAKOBOTO

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恰も宛も
Readings
あたかも
atakamo
あだかも
adakamo
Meanings
Adverb (fukushi)
Usually written using kana alone
usu. as あたかものようだ, あたかものごとし, etc.
as if, as it were, as thoughcomme si

Usually written using kana alone
right then, just then, at that momentgleichsam, sozusagen, gerade

Kanji
ON: コウ, カッ, チョウ, キョウKUN: あたか.も
just as, as though, fortunately

ON: エンKUN: あ.てる, -あて, -づつ, あたか.も
address, just like, fortunately

Example sentences
彼はあたかも病気であったかのような顔つきをしていた。Parts: (かれ), 恰も (あたかも), 病気 (びょうき), である, (よう), 顔つき (かおつき)He looked as if he had been ill.

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