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通用, つうよう

  • tsūyō
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • popular use
  • circulation

Definition

noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • to pass as

Examples of 通用,つうよう in a Sentence

He looks so young for his age that he passes for a college student.
The upstart tried to pass for a man of culture.
I expected more classical features, but hers is a beauty that would do well even in this age.
She could pass for twenty.
ふっ、禁断魔術とやらは、には通用しない
Hah, your 'forbidden magics' aren't going to work with me!
何年その本物のレンブラントとして通用していた
For years the picture passed as a genuine Rembrandt.
He passes for a college student.
He still passes as a college student now.

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