増し, まし, マシ

  • mashi,mashi
JLPT 1

Definition of 増し,まし,マシ

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • better
  • less objectionable
  • preferable

noun, used as a suffix

  • more
  • increase
  • extra

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • increase
  • growth

Related Kanji

increase, add, augment, gain, promote

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Examples of 増し,まし,マシ in a Sentence

Non-members pay an additional 50 dollars.
She wanted a better job than cleaning office floors.
天気今日少しはまし
The weather is a shade better today.
Even disaster is better than such a divorce between emotion and action.
Anybody would be better than nobody.
A watered down compromise resolution is better than none at all.
You belong in a better place than this.
遅くなってないよりはまし。
Better late than never.
悪い結婚するぐらいなら半殺しされたまし
Better be half hanged than ill wed.
Death is preferable to dishonor.
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