如く, ごとく

  • gotoku

Definition of 如く,ごとく

adverb (fukushi)

  • like
  • as if
  • the same as

Related Kanji

likeness, like, such as, as if, better, best, equal

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Examples of 如く,ごとく in a Sentence

脱兎ごとく逃げた
He ran like a scared rabbit.
あれはラブホ出る目撃されるごとく気まずった。
That was as awkward as being seen coming out of a love hotel in the morning.
なんじ隣人おのれのごとくすべし
You shall love your neighbor as yourself.
Be so true to thy self, as thou be not false to others.
あた永遠傷つけることないごとくつぶしているが・・・。
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
ずば抜けた着想というのは、往々して天啓ごとくヒラメクようだ
Sometimes the most inspired ideas seem to just come from out of the blue.
As usual, his thoughts were extremely academic.
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