Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level

所謂

JLPT 3
Kana Reading
いわゆる
Romaji
iwayuru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi)
    Meaning
    what is called; as it is called; the so-called; so to speak
    Example sentence
    いわゆる裏方仕事たくさんあります There's also a great deal of so called behind-the-scenes work.

Examples of 所謂, いわゆる in a sentence


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