余り

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 5

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余り (hiragana あまり, rōmaji amari)

  1. remainder

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余り (hiragana あまり, rōmaji amari) (alternative reading hiragana あんまり, romaji anmari)

  1. (with negative verbs) not very often; not much
    西村 (にしむら)さんは (あさ) (はん)あまり ()べません。
    Nishimura-san wa asagohan o amari tabemasen.
    Nishimura does not eat breakfast very often.
    • 2009, けいおん!
      あんまりうまくないですね!」
      Anmari umakunai desu ne!”
      "You guys aren't very good, are you?"

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