筈, 弭, はず

  • hazu
JLPT 4

Definition of 筈,弭,はず

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • expectation that something took place, will take place or was in some state
  • it should be so
  • bound to be
  • expected to be
  • must be

  • nock (of a bow)

  • nock (of an arrow)

  • nock-shaped grip (between thumb and forefinger) (Sumo)

  • wooden frame on the tip of the mast of a Japanese ship that prevents the hawser from falling out

Examples of 筈,弭,はず in a Sentence

その飛行機今ごろ関西空港当然着いているはず
The plane should have arrived at Kansai Airport by now.
これ十分はずす。
This should be plenty.
Odd, isn't it? We should have already arrived.
I have not received the goods scheduled for arrival here on February 15.
出発したら、6にはつくはず
If they started at two, they should arrive at six.
40近いはず
He must be nearly forty.
50歳は超えているはず
He must be over fifty.
出発したから、もうそこに着いているはず
Since he started at eight, he ought to be there by now.
When you said you'd look after Spot, you knew there'd be responsibilities.
You ought to know better than to do such a thing.
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Related Kanji

notch of an arrow, ought, must, should be, expected
stop, cease, notches where drawstring is attached to the bow

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