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旧, きゅう

  • kyū
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), prefix

  • ex-
  • former
  • old

Examples of 旧,きゅう in a Sentence

My wife used to be a pro-wrestler, so if she ever catches me two-timing her, I'd be beaten to a pulp.
Bureaucrats are testing the waters over revising old regulations.
The former president of a certain association has been arrested on suspicion of breach of trust.
The company took action against its former accountant.
The new tunnel is twice as long as the old one.
It is important to maintain backward compatibility with software that was written to run on the former system.
Mr Suzuki, who is a former Prime Minister, will be chairman of the committee.
Mr Ogata, the author of this book, used to be a newspaperman.
The last election was such a hot contest that several ex-ministers lost.
彼女もと銀行員です
She was formerly a bank clerk.

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