Definition of 一層

いっそうissou

adverb / ~の noun:

  • much more; still more; all the more; more than ever

noun / ~の noun:

  • single layer (or storey, etc.)

adverb:

  • rather; sooner; preferably - archaism いっそ

Example Sentences

そのsono仕事shigotohaいっそissoやめようyameyoukato思ったomotta
I had half a mind to throw in the towel.
こんなkonna恥をかくhajiwokakunoならnaraいっそisso生まれumareなければnakerebaよかったyokatta
I had rather never have been born than have seen this day of shame.
与えられるataerareruよりyori与えるataeruhougaいっそうissou恵まれているmegumareteiru
It is more blessed to give than to receive.
bokuhakimiga欠点kettenwo持っているmotteiruのでnodeなおnaoいっそうissou愛してるaishiteru
I love you all the more for your faults.
風呂furoni入ったhaittaのでnode気分kibungaいっそうissou良くyokuなったnatta
A hot bath made me feel much better.

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