もう

JLPT 5

Definition of もう

adverb (fukushi), interjection (kandoushi)

  • already
  • anymore

  • soon
  • shortly

  • more
  • further
  • other
  • again

interjection (kandoushi), adverb (fukushi)

  • interjection used to strengthen expression of an emotion (often exasperation)

Examples of もう in a Sentence

「またまた、なんでそんなことするの?」もう片方女性聞いた
Why in the world would you do that? the other asked.
It is nine. I'm afraid I must be leaving now.
Drying the washing on a fine day in the rainy season; I felt like it was already summer.
もう~、なにやってんだよ。
Jeez, what're you up to?
あなたはもう行ったほうがいい
You had better go now.
It's nearly six o'clock.
このもうです
This word has gone out of use.
I'm tired of hearing your boastful tales.
Odd, isn't it? We should have already arrived.
Take the child away into the forest; I never want to see her again. Kill her, and bring me back this handkerchief soaked in her blood as proof.
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