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主, 重, おも

  • omo


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • chief
  • main
  • principal
  • important


  • main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)

Examples of 主,重,おも in a Sentence

It is I who am head of this family.
Curses, like chickens, come home to roost.
This word has a double meaning.
Reading is his chief amusement.
The main reason is that the subjects were totally unaware of the possibility of shortcuts.
Politics was the main topic of their conversation.
He explained the main purpose of the plan.
The accident was caused chiefly by the changeable weather.
One of the main products of this country is coffee.
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