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幾ら何でも
Readings
いくらなんでも
ikuranandemo
Meanings
Expression
under no circumstances, whatever the circumstances may be, say what you like

Kanji
ON: KUN: いく-, いく.つ, いく.ら
how many, how much, how far, how long, some, several

ON: KUN: なに, なん, なに-, なん-
what

Example sentences
先日、パソコンショップでSIMMの掴み取りをやっていた。いくらなんでもマニアックすぎる。Parts: 先日 (せんじつ), パソコンショップ (パソコン・ショップ), 掴み取り (つかみどり), 遣る (やる), 幾ら何でも (いくらなんでも), マニアック, 過ぎる (すぎる)I grabbed as much SIMM as possible in the computer shop the other day. Say what you like, it was more than just enthusiasm.

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