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

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.
Jeez, what're you up to?
You had better go now.

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