Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
与野党
Kana Reading
よやとう
Romaji
yoyatō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    (political) parties in and out of power; majority and minority parties
    Example sentence
    国会動きこの問題めぐる与野党政治的綱引きとなった Parliamentary activity has become a political tug of war between the ruling and opposition parties over the issue.

Examples of 与野党, よやとう in a sentence


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