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むしろ
mushiro
JLPT N2 Author: dc
Meaning
rather
rather, I would say the chance is small
See also
Phrases
If anything, he is a politician rather than a scholar.
#1226 Author: bamboo4

It was so lovely a day that I preferred to walk (Rather than some other means of transportation).
#4982 Author: LittleFish

Rather than being rich, I prefer to be poor.
#2946 Author: Amatuka

She is a singer rather than an actress.
#8289 Author: karekano

They buy Japanese rather than foreign cars.
#8290 Author: karekano

We would rather go to the zoo than to the park.
#8291 Author: karekano

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