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しかない, しか無い
Expression, Usually in kana, after a verb
1. having no choice but to ..., all one can do is ..., there's nothing to do except ...
after a noun or counter
2. having nothing but ..., there is only ..., having only ..., having no more than ...
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敷く, 布く, しく
Conjugated: しかない
Godan verb
1. to spread out, to lay out
2. to cover
3. to lay (e.g. railway tracks)
4. to sit on
5. to take a position
その床には厚いじゅうたんが敷いてある。
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若く, 如く, 及く, しく
Conjugated: しかない
Godan verb, Intransitive, Archaism
1. to match, to equal
2. to catch up with, to overtake
頻く, しく
Conjugated: しかない
Godan verb, Intransitive, Archaism, is v4k
to occur repeatedly, to be repeated
しがない
1. worthless, insignificant, unimportant, trivial
2. poor, miserable, wretched, humble
なあに、しがないサラリーマンですよ。
しかない
Expression
is nothing but, is nothing more than, is only, is no more than
彼は単なる愚か者でしかない。
幸運の女神は前髪しかない, こううんのめがみはまえがみしかない
Expression, Proverb
opportunity has hair in front, but behind she is bald, opportunity only knocks once