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どうやら
douyara
JLPT N1 Author: dc
Meaning
it seems, apparently, somehow
it seems he doesn't know
See also
Phrases
It appears that he cannot identify that man there.
Author: bamboo4

I almost think you're right.
Author: Miki

I seem to have caught a bad cold.
Author: Miki

There appears to be a misunderstanding.
Author: Miki

The chances are that I had my wallet stolen on the bus.
Author: Miki

I'm afraid I've eaten too much.
Author: Miki

I'm afraid it will rain tomorrow.
Author: Miki

We seem to have escaped form danger.
Author: Miki

It would seem that the weather is improving.
Author: Miki

I only meant to eat one cookie, but I seem to have eaten the lot.
Author: coon1c

It seems he doesn't know.
Author: dc

I rushed, and somehow made it on time.
Author: dc

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