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hodo
noun, adverb, particle

Alternate Written Forms:

[ほど()]
hodo

English Meaning(s) for ほど

noun, adverb
  1. extent; degree; measure
noun
  1. limit; bounds
  2. (span of) time
  3. (a) distance
  4. the state of; the status of; the condition of (as 〜のほど)
particle
  1. about; around; approximately; or so
  2. as much as ...; to the extent of ...; like ...
  3. the more ... the more ... (oft. as 〜ば...ほど)

Definition and Synonyms for ほど

Grade a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
Synonyms: ほど, レベル, , , , 度合い, 次元, 水準, 程度
Extent the distance or area or volume over which something extends
Synonyms: きり, ほど, , 度合い, 程度, 範囲, 限り, 限る, 限度, 限界, 領域
Extent the point or degree to which something extends
Synonyms: きり, ほど, 度合い, 程度, 限り, 限る, 限度

Categories ほど is a member of

Property a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
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Magnitude the property of relative size or extent (whether large or small)
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Point a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ほど

Sample Sentences for ほど

Those women were too surprised to speak.
Nothing is more pleasant than taking a rest after hard work.
Cheer up! Things are not as bad as you think.
The fence was not high enough to keep the wolves out.
She was kind enough to show me the way.

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