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模様, もよう

  • moyō
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • pattern
  • figure
  • design

Definition

  • state
  • condition

Definition

  • conjecture of the current situation
  • the way it seems

Definition

  • model
  • pattern
  • example

Definition

  • (after a noun) indicates that that noun seems likely (e.g. rain or storm)

Examples of 模様,もよう in a Sentence

彼女はその模様気に入っている
She likes the design on the plate.
It seems the navy jets had a major screw-up in navigation and they bombed their own troops by mistake.
Their traditional life style no longer exists.
His striped suit and checked tie didn't match.
その模様実に平凡なものである
The colors of the pattern are very ordinary.
もよう
It looks rainy.
According to newspaper reports, there was an airplane accident last evening.
そのには複雑な模様見える
I can see some intricate patterns in the picture.
India ink produces an interesting pattern when used as a dye.
The race developed into a free-for-all but Shinomiya lapped the group and in the final stage steadily piled on points with good timing to achieve victory.

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