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どの, 何の
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See この・1, See その・1, See あの, Usually in kana
which, what (way)
なんの, 何の
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
1. what, what kind of, what sort of
with. neg. sentence
2. no ..., any
Usually in kana, as ...のなんの
3. adds emphasis to the preceding word
Interjection, used to dismiss someone's concerns, words, etc.
4. no, not at all, oh (it's nothing)
どのよう, どの様, 何の
Expression, NA-adjective, Usually in kana
what sort, what kind
どのくらい, どの位, 何の, 何のくらい, どのぐらい
Expression, Adverbial noun, See 何れくらい・どれくらい, Usually in kana
how long, how far, how much
どのように, どの様に, 何の様に
Expression, Adverb, See どの様・どのよう, Usually in kana
how, in what way
何の, 何のなにがし, なんのなにがし
certain person, certain amount
なんのなんの, 何の何の
Interjection, Colloquialism, Usually in kana
It's nothing!, Don't mention it!
なんのその, 何のその, 何の其の
Expression, Usually in kana
nothing special, no big deal, doesn't matter
なんのかんの, 何のかんの
Expression, Usually in kana
this and that (esp. complaining or protesting), something or other
何の気なしに, 何の気無しに, なんの気なしに, なんのきなしに
Expression, Adverb
unintentionally, inadvertently, calmly, casually, nonchalantly, innocently
どうのこうの, 如何の斯うの
Adverb, Usually in kana
this and that, one thing or another
何の変哲もない, なんの変哲もない, 何の変哲も無い, なんのへんてつもない
completely ordinary, plain, commonplace, everyday
何のことはない, 何の事はない, 何のことは無い, 何の事は無い, なんのことはない
trivial, not amounting to much, not enough to cause a problem, not as much as expected
何の役にも立たない, なんの役にも立たない, なんのやくにもたたない
of no use whatsoever, good for nothing, useless
何のかんばせあって, 何の顔あって, なんのかんばせあって
Expression, See どの面下げて・どのつらさげて, Obscure term
How could I (you, etc.) ...?, How dare you (they, etc.) (have the nerve to) ...?
何の得にもならない, なんのとくにもならない
to gain nothing, to be of no benefit, to be no use, to be unprofitable
どの辺, 何の, どのへん
Expression, Adverbial noun
1. whereabout, about where
2. how much
どのみち, どの道, 何の
Adverb, Usually in kana
anyway, anyhow, at any rate, in any case
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