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auxiliary, noun

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English Meaning(s) for 筈

  1. should (be); bound (to be); expected (to be); must (be)
  1. nock (of a bow)
  2. nock (of an arrow)
  3. nock-shaped grip (between thumb and forefinger)
  4. wooden frame on the tip of the mast of a Japanese ship that prevents the hawser from falling out

Meanings for each kanji in 筈

» notch of an arrow; ought; must; should be; expected

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Sample Sentences for 筈

You ought to know better than to do such a thing.
Her husband was supposed to come visit her from Paris for a single night Saturday night.
I had resolved to steal one yen to go see it, but we were poor and there was no way I would find one yen to steal around our house.
I'm supposed to go to New York next week.
He listened to my pitch, so he must be interested.

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