Definition of さすが

さすがsasugaateji Inflection

adjectival noun / adverb / ~の noun:

  • as one would expect
  • still; all the same
  • even... (e.g. "even a genius...") - as さすがの〜も

Example Sentences

Just what you'd expect of a young lady, you certainly weren't left to live as you pleased.
He did not go to college for nothing.
Excellent! It's just like you to come through like that.
That's just what one would expect of him.
Of course you understand.

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