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I-adjective (keiyoushi)
Antonym: 程近い
far away, far offweit, entfernt

ON: テイKUN: ほど, -ほど
extent, degree, law, formula, distance, limits, amount

ON: エン, オンKUN: とお.い
distant, far

ON: エン, オンKUN: とお.い
distant, far

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ここからゴールまではほど遠い。Parts: 此処 (ここ), から, ゴール, (まで), 程遠い (ほどとおい)It is a far cry from here to the goal.

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