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限り, かぎり
1. limit, limits, bounds
2. degree, extent, scope
Noun, used as a suffix
3. the end, the last
Adverb, after an adjective, verb, or noun
4. as long as ..., as far as ..., as much as ..., to the limits of ..., all of ...
after neg. verb
5. unless ...
彼の好奇心には限りがなかった。
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きり, 切り, 限り, 切, 限
1. end, finish, stop
See 切りがない・1, See 切りのない
2. bounds, limits
esp. 限り,限
3. delivery date (of a futures contract)
4. finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
Suffix, Counter
5. counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
彼は38歳なのに両親に頼りきりです。
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限る, かぎる
Conjugated: 限り
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to restrict, to limit, to confine
Intransitive
2. to be restricted to, to be limited to, to be confined to
as ...は...に限る
3. to be best (for), to be the best plan, to be the only way (to)
暑い日は冷たいビールに限る。
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限りない, 限り無い, かぎりない
eternal, unlimited, endless
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ぎりぎり, 限り限り, ギリギリ
NA-adjective, May take 'no', Adverb, Onomatopoeic or mimetic word, Usually in kana
just barely, only just, at the very limit, at the last moment
ギリギリのところで間に合う。
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限り, なかかぎり
next-month delivery
限り無く, 限りなく, かぎりなく
Adverb
without end, exceedingly
限り無し, 限無し, きりなし
usu. used adverbially as 限り無しに
1. boundlessness, endlessness, infinity
2. incessantness, continuousness
知る限り, 知るかぎり, しるかぎり
Expression
as far as I know
私の知る限りでは、彼は信頼できる。
身代限り, しんだいかぎり
going bankrupt
ある限り, 有る限り, あるかぎり
See 限り・1, See 有る・1
1. all (there is)
Expression, Adverb
2. as long as there is
命がある限りあなたのご恩は忘れません。
限りある, 限り有る, かぎりある
Expression, Noun or verb acting prenominally
finite, limited, restricted
今度限り, こんどかぎり
Expression
for this once only
限り, をかぎりに
Expression, See 声を限りに
as of the end of (today, this month, etc.), to make (today, etc.) the last (day)
同じ頃、事務員・有村夏恵は、今月を限りに退職する旨を五鬼上に申し入れた。
能う限り, あたう限り, あたうかぎり
Expression, May take 'no', See 出来る限り・できるかぎり
as much as possible, as far as possible, to the best of one's abilities
できる限り, 出来る限り, できるかぎり
Expression, Adverb
as ... as one can, as ... as possible, as much as possible
あらん限り, 有らん限り, あらんかぎり
Expression, Adverb, May take 'no'
all, as much as possible
沙汰の限り, さたのかぎり
Expression
out of the question, preposterous
限りない, 数かぎりない, かずかぎりない
uncountable, innumerable
声を限り, こえをかぎりに
Expression, Adverb
at the top of one's voice
彼女は声を限りに叫んだ。
見渡す限り, 見渡すかぎり, みわたすかぎり
Expression, May take 'no'
as far as the eye can see
見渡す限り海だった。
可能な限り, かのうなかぎり
Expression, Adverb
as much as possible, as far as possible, whenever possible, if (at all) possible
可能な限りの手段を講じろ。
その場限り, その場かぎり, そのばかぎり
May take 'no'
temporary, ad hoc, makeshift, stopgap
その場限りのことを言う。
世々限り無く, 世世限り無く, 世々限りなく, 世世限りなく, よよかぎりなく
forever and ever
目の届く限り, めのとどくかぎり
Expression
as far as the eye can reach, as far as the eye can see
目がとどく限り、砂以外の何物もなかった。
見た限りでは, みたかぎりでは
Expression
from what (I've) seen, given that ...
私の見た限りでは、なかなか良い製品だ。
出来うる限り, できうる限り, 出来得る限り, できうるかぎり
Expression
as (much) as possible, as (far) as possible
力の続く限り, ちからのつづくかぎり
Expression, Adverb taking the 'to' particle, Adverb
as long as one's strength lasts
に関する限り, に関するかぎり, にかんするかぎり
Expression, See 関する
as far as ... is concerned, so far as ... can tell
給料に関するかぎり、それはよい仕事である。
限り, こんかぎり
Adverb
with all one's might
出来る限り早期, できる限り早期, できるかぎりそうき
Expression
as soon as possible, ASAP
時間の許す限り, じかんのゆるすかぎり
Expression
as long as time allows, whenever one has the time, as time permits
知っている限り, 知っているかぎり, しっているかぎり
Expression, See 知る限り
as far as I know
私の知っている限りでは、彼はなまけ者ではない。
できる限り早い, 出来る限り早い, できるかぎりはやい
Expression
as soon as possible, at the earliest time