だろう

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だろう (darōだらう (darau)?

  1. Volitional/conjectural form of (da). Used to present a supposition.
    ()(かい)()(しょう)だろう
    Kikai no koshō darō.
    It's probably a mechanical failure.
    (あめ)()だろう
    Ame ga furu darō.
    It will probably rain.
    (だれ)(しん)じないだろう
    Dare mo shinjinai darō.
    Nobody will believe it.
    (だれ)そんな(こと)()だろう
    Dare ga sonna koto o iu darō ka.
    Who will say such things?
  2. Volitional/conjectural form of (da). Indicates question.

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だろう (darōだらう (darau)?

  1. (informal) I know, right!?