Definition of 一杯

いっぱいippaiold Inflection

adjectival noun / adverb / noun / ~の noun:

  • amount necessary to fill a container (e.g. cupful, spoonful, etc.); drink (usu. alcoholic)
  • full
  • one squid, octopus, crab, etc.; one boat

adverb / ~の noun / adjectival noun:

  • fully; to capacity - usually written using kana alone
  • a lot; much - usually written using kana alone

suffix noun / adverbial noun:

  • all of ...; the entire ... - usually written using kana alone

Example Sentences

When participants were sought at the end of June all, about 500, seats were reserved in under a week.
There's a lot of greenery in Tokyo Midtown!
When I looked in a gardening book I was surprised by how many were marked poisonous.
It was full of spider webs and stuff, but there didn't seem to be any other way to go, so we firmed up our resolve and went.
The old man loaded his mule with bags full of sand.

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