案外, あんがい

  • angai
JLPT 2

Definition of 案外,あんがい

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)

  • unexpectedly

Related Kanji

plan, suggestion, draft, ponder, fear, proposition, idea, expectation, worry, table, bench
outside

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Examples of 案外,あんがい in a Sentence

ピクニック案外つまらなかった。
The picnic was a disappointment.
The boss is hard to get along with. But if I try to talk to him about problems I have at work he might have a little heart. Even a hunter can't kill a bird who flies to him for protection.
He may be a good man for all I know.
案外この読みやすいね。
This book is surprisingly easy to read, isn't it?
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