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専ら, もっぱら, もはら

  • moppara,mohara
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • wholly
  • solely
  • entirely
  • exclusively
  • devotedly
  • fixedly

Examples of 専ら,もっぱら,もはら in a Sentence

その特権もっぱら婦人だけ限られている
The privilege is reserved exclusively for woman.
The factory is keyed to produce men's wear.
The Commerce Department reports retail sales rose seven-tenths of 1 percent last month mainly thanks to strong auto sales.
は、もっぱら推理小説読む
I read detective stories exclusively.
For a healthy cheerful guy like that to get sick is like the devil getting sunstroke. Everyone is talking about it.
会社最近結構危ない橋を渡っているってもっぱらよ。
His company is dangling by a thread. That's the rumor I hear.
Two whole pages of the newspaper were devoted to the news of the royal divorce.
成功もっぱら努力おかげだった
Our success was, in the main, due to his efforts.
成功もっぱら幸運賜物
My success was largely due to luck.
Rows of houses, each of them different and pleasing with their spacious gardens, are replaced by purely functional blocks of flats which have nothing more to commend them than over-praised 'modern conveniences'.

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