Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
必ずしも JLPT 3
Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adverb (fukushi)
    (not) always; (not) necessarily; (not) all; (not) entirely
    Example sentence
    良書悪書見分けるのは必ずしも容易ではない It isn't always easy to know a good book from a bad one.

Examples of 必ずしも, かならずしも in a sentence

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Kanji in this word


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invariably, certain, inevitable

On'Yomi: ヒツ

Kun'Yomi: かなら.ず

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