Definition of など



  • et cetera; etc.; and the like; and so forth
  • or something - after an approximate quote or vague suggestion
  • the likes of - lessening the significance or value of the previous word

Example Sentences

Life without love has no meaning.
Traffic was also disrupted including the suspension of the Akita, Tohoku bullet train.
It's only the anti-war pinkos who say things like Saddam isn't a threat.
It has become common practise to employ foreigners working abroad from Asian countries as maids.
It also has a strong flavour, and adds depth to Chinese food such as soups and stir-fries.

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