Results, そう #adv

そうsou Inflection


  • so; really; seeming

adjectival noun / suffix:

  • appearing that; seeming that; looking like; having the appearance of - after masu stem or adj-stem


  • in that way; thus; such - concerning the actions of the listener or concerning the ideas expressed or understood by the listener; with a neg. sentence, implies that something isn't as much as one might think 斯うああ如何【どう】


  • so - used to express agreement with something said
  • so? - used to express doubt with something said

もうmouwatashiha大人otonaだからdakaraそうsouha考えないkangaenai Now that I'm a grownup, I think otherwise.

koshiha痛むitamu?」「いやiya別にbetsuni」「そうsouそれsoreha不幸中の幸いfukouchuunosaiwaine "Does your back hurt?" "No, not really." "Oh, that's something then, isn't it?"

Partial results:

そうとうsoutou Inflection

noun / ~する noun / ~の noun:

  • corresponding to (in meaning, function, etc.); being equivalent to

adjectival noun / ~の noun:

  • appropriate; suitable; befitting; proportionate

~する noun:

  • to be proportionate to; to be in keeping with; to be deserving of; to be worthy of

adjectival noun / ~の noun:

  • considerable; substantial


  • considerably; rather; quite; fairly; pretty

そのsonokatarini相当soutouするsuruようなyounaフランス語furansugowo知っていますshitteimasuka Do you know the French equivalent of the word?

それsorewo発明hatsumeiしたshita教授kyoujuha大学daigakuからkara相当soutouno対価taikawo受けるukeru権利kenrigaあるaru The professor who invented it has the right to reasonable remuneration from the university.

アメリカAMERIKAhenotabiha彼女kanojoにとってnitotte年間nenkanno給与kyuuyoni相当soutouしたshita A trip to America was equivalent to a two-year salary for her.

そのsono場所bashohaimaha相当soutou建て込んでいるtatekondeiru The place is very much built up now.

そっとsottoそうっとsouttoそおっとsoottoそーっとso-tto Inflection

adverb / ~する noun:

  • softly; gently; quietly - onomatopoeia
  • secretly; stealthily - onomatopoeia こっそり

~する noun:

  • to leave alone; to leave as it is - onomatopoeia

suffix noun / adverbial noun:

  • as soon as...; just after...; immediately after...


  • hurriedly; in haste; quickly; promptly; early - usu. as 早々に

aino原則gensokuにおいてnioiteha早々sousouto失望shitsubouするsuruことkotoga通常tsuujou回復kaifukuyakuとしてtoshite描かegakaれるreru In the principles of love, quick disappointments are usually described as remedies.


adverb / noun / ~の noun:

  • the whole; originally
そうぜんsouzen Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • noisy; confused; uproarious

expression / adverb:

そうこうsoukou Inflection

adverb / ~する noun:

  • this and that; one thing or another


  • so long; so often; so many; so much


  • oh, yes!; that's right; hmmm

都合の悪いtsugounowaruiことkotoそうそうsousou隠しkakushiとおせるtooseruもんmonじゃないjanaiyo悪事akuji千里wo行くikuってtteいうiuだろうdarou You can't hide the fact that you're having a hard time. Bad news travels fast you know.

そうそうsousouそのsono調子choushi That a boy!



  • certainly; surely

expression / adverb:

そうそうsousou Inflection

~と adverb / ~たる adjective:

  • moving unsteadily; staggeringly - obscure term


  • in general; generally
  • as a whole; all in all; altogether; summing it up

意味iminoあるaru変革henkakugaなされるnasareruならばnarabawatashiha政治改革seijikaikakuni総じてsoujite賛成sanseida In the main, I am in favor of political reform if meaningful changes are made.

そうぼうsoubou Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • vast and blue (e.g. ocean)
  • dusky; shadowy
そうそうsousou Inflection

adjectival noun / ~たる adjective / ~と adverb / noun:

  • busy; hurried; rushed - archaism

noun / adjectival noun:

  • Yours Sincerely; Yours in haste - letters ending with this start with 前略, 冠省, etc. 草々
そうぜんsouzen Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • blue; bluish; dim
そうそうsousou Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • gurgling; babbling; murmuring (stream, brook, etc...)


  • generally
そうこsouko Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • old-fashioned and tasteful
そうろうsourou Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

そうそうsousouしょうしょうshoushou Inflection

noun / ~と adverb / ~たる adjective:

  • tinkling sound (esp. bell on the Emperor's carriage); bright sound of metal being struck - archaism


  • cry of the phoenix - archaism
そうはんてきsouhanteki Inflection

adjectival noun / adverb:

  • reciprocal; reciprocally
そうそうsousouぞくぞくzokuzoku Inflection

~たる adjective / ~と adverb:

  • gathering; swarming


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