Definition of 主として

しゅとしてshutoshite

expression / adverb:

  • mainly; chiefly; primarily; for the most part

Example Sentences

青銅器seidoukiha主としてshutoshitedoutosuzuno合金goukinde出来ているdekiteiru
Bronze-ware is largely made from alloys of brass and tin.
kareha主としてshutoshite宇宙uchuuno起源kigento進化shinkani興味を持っていたkyoumiwomotteita
He was mainly interested in the origin of the universe and evolution.
動物doubutsuha主としてshutoshite液体ekitaide構成kouseiされるsarerukaradawo持つmotsu
Animals have bodies largely composed of fluid.
村人murabitoたちtachiha主としてshutoshite漁業gyogyouni従事juujiしているshiteiru
The villagers are occupied mainly with fishing.
冗談joudanwoおもしろいomoshiroito思うomouかどうかkadoukaha主としてshutoshite育ったsodatta場所bashoによるniyoru
Whether we find a joke funny or not largely depends on where we have been brought up.

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