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Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
See also: 様だ, 2
See also: ように, 1
Usually written using kana alone
like, similar to

ON: ヨウ, ショウKUN: さま, さん
Esq., way, manner, situation, polite suffix

Example sentences
彼のような警官は大嫌いだ。Parts: (かれ), 様な (ような), 警官 (けいかん), 大嫌い (だいきらい)I hate cops like him.
I hate policemen like him.
Ich hasse solche Polizisten wie ihn.

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