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筈, 弭, はず

  • hazu
JLPT LEVEL 4

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • expectation that something took place, will take place or was in some state
  • it should be so
  • bound to be
  • expected to be
  • must be

Definition

  • nock (of a bow)

Definition

  • nock (of an arrow)

Definition

  • nock-shaped grip (between thumb and forefinger) (Sumo)

Definition

  • wooden frame on the tip of the mast of a Japanese ship that prevents the hawser from falling out

Examples of 筈,弭,はず in a Sentence

その飛行機今ごろ関西空港当然着いているはず
The plane should have arrived at Kansai Airport by now.
He should get to your house in an hour.
He should have finished his work by now.
あのラブレター彼女ところに着いているはず
The love letter ought to have reached her.
She has been studying French for ten years, so she ought to realize what French is.
This road should have already been completed according to the original plan.
This paper should be adequate for your purpose.
ジェーンがそんなこと言ったはずはない
Jane cannot have said such a thing.
は無くしたはずの帽子持っている
Now I have the hat which I thought was lost.
はきっと試合勝つはず
He is bound to win the match.

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