Definition of 代用

だいようdaiyou Inflection

noun / ~する noun / ~の noun:

  • substitution

Example Sentences

通貨tsuukaすなわちsunawachi当時toujiだれもdaremoga用いていたmochiiteita言い方iikatani従えばshitagaeba通常のtsuujouno王国oukoku法貨houkawo与えるataeru代わりkawarini雇い主yatoinushiha従業員juugyouinni代用daiyou貨幣kaheiwoあたえていましたataeteimashitaそしてsoshiteこのkono代用daiyou貨幣kaheiha金属kinzokuだったりdattarikiだったりdattari厚紙atsugamiだったりdattariしましたshimashita
Instead of giving the money, that is the normal coin of the realm, which is the phrase that everyone used then, they would give them a token, and this token might be metal, might be wood, might be cardboard.
そしてsoshite賃金chinginとしてtoshite得たeta代用daiyou貨幣kaheihaそのsonomisedeしかshika使えませんでしたtsukaemasendeshita
And the tokens he received as wages could only be spent at that shop.
このkono流動体ryuudoutaiha接着剤setchakuzaino代用daiyouになりますninarimasu
This fluid can be substituted for glue.
このkonohakohaテーブルTEEBURUno代用daiyouとなるtonaru
This box will serve as a table.
このkono代用daiyou貨幣kaheideha会社kaishano直営店chokueitenni行きikiそのsonomisede食料品shokuryouhinya衣料iryouwo買うkauことkotoしかshikadeきませんでしたkimasendeshita
With the token they could only go to the company shop and buy food or clothing from that shop.

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