Definition of ついで



  • opportunity; occasion

Example Sentences

That is the principle problem next to education.
Some scientists think that dolphins are the most intelligent animals in the world except for man, and that we may be able to talk with them one day.
The Amazon is the second longest river in the world after the Nile.
"Do you want another cup of coffee?" "Sure, make mine on the small side but be generous with my brother's."
By the way, the pastry known as "Shu Cream" in Japan is not known under this name neither in England nor in France. If you ask for a "Shu Cream" in England, you will end up comically receiving shoe shine.

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