TAKOBOTO

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待望
Readings

taibou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Takes the aux. verb suru
waiting expectantly, waiting eagerly, looking forward to

May take the particle 'no'
long-awaited

Kanjis
ON: タイ KUN: ま.つ, -ま.ち
wait, depend on

Stroke: 9 Grade: 3 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-3-6 FC: 2424.4


ON: ボウ, モウ KUN: のぞ.む, もち
ambition, full moon, hope, desire, aspire to, expect

Stroke: 11 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-7-4 FC: 0710.0


Phrases
残念ながら待望の試合は中止せざるを得なかった。 Parts: 残念ながら (ざんねんながら) 待望 (たいぼう) 試合 (しあい) 中止 (ちゅうし) せざるを得ない (せざるをえない) To our regret, we were obliged to call off the game, which we had been looking forward to.

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