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主, 重, おも

  • omo

Definition

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

  • chief
  • main
  • principal
  • important

Definition

  • main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)

Examples of 主,重,おも in a Sentence

こののあるじは
It is I who am head of this family.
Curses, like chickens, come home to roost.
This word has a double meaning.
読書おもな楽しみ
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.
はその計画主な目的説明した
He explained the main purpose of the plan.
The accident was caused chiefly by the changeable weather.
この主な産物の1つはコーヒー
One of the main products of this country is coffee.
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