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余裕, よゆう

  • yoyū
JLPT LEVEL 3

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • surplus
  • composure
  • margin
  • room
  • time
  • allowance
  • flexibility
  • scope
  • rope

Examples of 余裕,よゆう in a Sentence

は、持つ余裕は、ない
I cannot afford to keep a car.
I think you fall well within 'cute girl'. You'd easily go and pass in his judgement.
勤務余裕あるにはIP関連勉強などきます。
You can study IP related material during work hours when you have time to spare.
I can't afford to buy an expensive car.
乗り換えに5余裕しかない
We have a margin of just five minutes to change trains.
He was so intent on money-making that he had no time to think of anything else.
It is not that I don't like the car, but that I can't afford to buy it.
Lately I've had the time to quietly enjoy the wonders of nature.
I could not afford to pay back my debt.
は10余裕見ておいた
I allowed a margin of ten minutes.

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