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程遠い, ほど遠い, ほどとおい

  • hodotōi

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • far off or away

Examples of 程遠い,ほど遠い,ほどとおい in a Sentence

ここからゴールまでほど遠い
It is a far cry from here to the goal.
その新しい方法理想からほど遠かった
The new method was anything but ideal.
その結果期待にはほど遠かった
The results fell short of my expectations.
答え正確にいうにはほど遠い
His answer is far from right.
金持ち言うにはほど遠い
He is far from rich.
そのレストランが出した食べ物は、あまりにも冷たくて塩辛かったので満足するにはほど遠かった
The food the restaurant offered us was so cold and salty that it was far from satisfying.
そのソフト完璧からほど遠い
That program is still far from perfect.
This English composition is far from perfect.
医者になれるはまだほど遠い
I'm still miles off becoming a doctor.
保険業務は、十分には程遠かった
The national health service was far from adequate.

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