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なんとか, 何とか
Expression, Usually in kana
1. something, something or other, so-and-so
Adverb, Takes suru, handling, dealing with
2. somehow, anyhow, one way or another
なんとかなる, 何とかなる
Expression, Godan verb, Usually in kana
to be able to manage somehow or another
とかなんとか, とか何とか
Expression, Usually in kana
1. or something, or something like that, or words to that effect
2. something or other
なんとかかんとか, 何とかかんとか, 何とか彼とか
Expression, Usually in kana
something or other, somehow
なんとかというもの, 何とかというもの, 何とかと言うもの, 何とかという物, なんとかと言うもの, なんとかという物
Expression, Usually in kana
doodad, gizmo, thingamabob, thingamajig, whatchamacallit
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