滅多に, めったに

  • mettani
JLPT 3

Definition of 滅多に,めったに

adverb (fukushi)

  • rarely
  • seldom

Related Kanji

destroy, ruin, overthrow, perish
many, frequent, much

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Examples of 滅多に,めったに in a Sentence

Now I seldom go to the movies.
燃えチャンスめったに訪れない
Bridges are burning and chances are few.
Living as I do in a remote village, I seldom have visitors.
The climate here is very mild, and snow seldom falls even in winter.
彼女めったに涙を流さない
She seldom gives way to tears.
Statesmen of this kind are hard to find.
彼女めったに約束遅れることない
She is rarely late for appointments.
彼女めったに朝食とらない
She seldom eats breakfast.
日曜にはめったにいない
He rarely stays home on Sunday.
そんな光景めったにお目にかかれない。
We have seldom seen such a sight!

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