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稀, 希, まれ

  • mare
JLPT LEVEL 2

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi)

  • rare
  • seldom

Examples of 稀,希,まれ in a Sentence

Chances come rarely in any case.
He is as great a statesman as ever lived.
She seldom, if ever, goes to movies by herself.
アインシュタインのような科学者まれである
Such scientists as Einstein are rare.
She seldom, if ever, goes out after dark.
It's possible, though rare, for humans to catch diseases from animals.
It is not rare at all to live over ninety years.
Barter, however, was a very unsatisfactory system because people's needs seldom matched exactly.
He is as diligent a man as ever lived.
Shared studying among premeds is rare.

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