単なる, たんなる

  • tannaru
JLPT 3

Definition of 単なる,たんなる

pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)

  • mere
  • simple
  • sheer

Related Kanji

simple, one, single, merely

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Examples of 単なる,たんなる in a Sentence

それは単なる偶然思う
I think it is a mere coincidence.
That proved to be no more than an expression of optimism when World War II began.
はそれが単なる偶然思う
I think it is a mere coincidence.
彼ら単なる習慣奴隷
They are mere creatures of habit.
If the delay is simply an oversight, will you please take care of it at once?
Saying you can't do the job because you're too busy is just a cop out.
その事故単なる過失から起こった
The accident arose from a simple mistake.
There is more in his character than simple honesty.
He's completely convinced of his own greatness but to the people around him he's just a selfish jerk.
This generous offer may be a mere pose.

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