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余り, 餘り, あまり, あんまり

  • amari,anmari
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun, used as a suffix

  • remainder
  • rest
  • balance
  • remains
  • scraps
  • residue
  • remnant

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • not very (with negative sentence)
  • not much

Definition

adverb (fukushi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • surplus
  • excess
  • fullness
  • too much

Definition

adverb (fukushi)

  • overjoyed
  • overwhelmed

Definition

noun, used as a suffix

  • more than
  • over

Examples of 余り,餘り,あまり,あんまり in a Sentence

スイートルームのあまりの豪華さにウットリした。
We were entranced by the fabulous suite.
それはあまり価値ない
It's not worth much.
Gyoza stuffing? I made some gyoza at home but, possibly because I didn't have enough dough, I had some of the filling left over.
1か月あまり名古屋に居たことがある
I lived for more than a month in Nagoya.
I think this not a method that I can really recommend unless you are willing to risk failure.
I don't really like the mall stores.
Only if it's not too much trouble.
あの狭い部屋に30ドルはあんまり」と思いました
Thirty dollars is a lot for that small room, he thought.
Mr. and Mrs. Smith are the sort of couple who don't go out much in the evenings.
あまり頼ってはいけない。
Don't rely too much on others.

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