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恐らく, おそらく

  • osoraku
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • perhaps
  • likely
  • probably
  • I dare say

Examples of 恐らく,おそらく in a Sentence

首相おそらく辞任するであろう
The premier is likely to resign.
その主義おそらく重大な結果招くだろう
That doctrine will no doubt lead to serious consequences.
Keeton supposed that perhaps bird and animals know about these lines.
あれらの暗いおそらくもたらすだろう
Those dark clouds will probably bring rain.
この空模様は、おそらく明日今ごろ台風猛威ふるっているだろう
From the look of the sky, the typhoon will probably be raging in all its fury about this time tomorrow.
それはおそらく真実かもしれない
It may well be true.
I believe this may be a correction after investigation of his date of birth in the family register.
It is hard, perhaps even impossible, to define normal sensory perception.
The origin of the universe will probably never be explained.
そのこと恐らく言う通りでしょう
I dare say you're right about that.

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