まあmaaまーma-まぁmaama

adverb:

  • just (e.g. "just wait here"); come now; now, now - when urging or consoling
  • tolerably; passably; moderately; reasonably; fairly; rather; somewhat
  • well...; I think...; it would seem...; you might say...; Hmmm, I guess so... - when hesitating to express an opinion

interjection:

  • oh!; oh dear!; oh, my!; wow!; goodness gracious!; good heavens! - female language

Partial results:

まあまあmaamaa Inflection

adjectival noun / adverb / interjection:

  • so-so; passable - onomatopoeia

interjection:

  • now, now - used to calming somebody down
  • my, my - expression of wonder, surprise, etc. - female language
まあるくmaaruku

adverb:

  • in a circle - colloquialism 丸く

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