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平々凡々, 平平凡凡

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Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', `taru' adjective, adverb taking the `to' particle
    very ordinary; mediocre; all-too-common; quite commonplace
    Example sentence
    ほど平々凡々たる主人公珍しい A protagonist as plain and ordinary as him is rare indeed.

Examples of 平々凡々, 平平凡凡, へいへいぼんぼん in a sentence

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