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未来, みらい

  • mirai


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • the future (usually distant)


  • future tense


  • the world to come

Examples of 未来,みらい in a Sentence

To your future!
For God's sake, tomorrow's left behind.
We study the past for the sake of the future.
There is a vision of the future world in his books.
Smiling cheerfully, the two began to walk off into their brilliant future.
He is always looking to the future.
They mutually discussed the future.
The future progressive tense is used when expressing events and action in progress at some future point, however the example sentence cannot be understood in that way.
I don't care a bit about the future.
The future of our company is at stake. We have been heavily in the red for the last couple of years.

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