Resources > Japanese Dictionary

だけあって

  • dakeatte

Definition

suffix

  • .. being the case
  • (precisely) because ...
  • as might be expected (from ..)

Examples of だけあって in a Sentence

さすがに偉大な学者だけあってはその問い容易に答えた
Like the great scholar that he was, he answered the question easily.
Bodybuilding is his hobby so he has a very firm tight body with lots of muscle definition.
専門家だけあってはその分野詳しい
As may be expected of an expert, he's well versed in the field.

Related Study Lists

There's Nothing Here Yet!

Nobody has created a related Study List yet. Create one now to help build your vocabulary quickly.

Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now