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amari
na adjective, adverb, noun, noun, used as a suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

[あま()·]
amari
anmari
[あんま()·]
anmari

English Meaning(s) for あまり

na adjective, adverb, noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. remainder; rest; balance; remains; scraps; residue; remnant
  2. not very (with negative sentence); not much
  3. surplus; excess; fullness; too much
  4. overjoyed; overwhelmed
  5. more than; over

Definition and Synonyms for あまり

Really used as intensifiers
Synonyms: いと, ごく, そう, あまり, いとも, ずんと, とても, いかにも, おおきに, けっこう, たっぷり, めっきり, よっぽど, それはそれは, 世にも, 事実, 余る, 大いに, 大して, 大変, 大層, , , , その実, 実は, 実際に, 思い切り, 思い切る, 悉皆, , 最も, 本当, 本当に, 果たて, 根から, 根っから, , 極めて, 極める, 正しく, 正身, 然許り, 現に, 甚だ, , , 真実, 至極, , 誠に, 重々, 随分, 非常に, 頗る
So in truth (often tends to intensify)
Synonyms: あまり, さぞや, いかにも, さぞかし, それはそれは, 余る, 全く, 実際, 実際に, 現に, 誠に
Overly to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits
Synonyms: あまり, やたら, 余る, 余りと言えば, 滅法, 無性に, 過剰
Overmuch more than necessary
Synonyms: あまり, 余る
Exuberant unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings
Synonyms: あまり, やたら, むやみやたら, 余る, 大げさ, 大層, 御大層, 法外, 無暗, 甚だしい, 過分, 過剰, 過大, 過度, 過当
Remainder something left after other parts have been taken away
Synonyms: あまり, , 余る, 余分, 余剰, 余り物, 剰余, 取り残し, 取り残す, , 残り, 残る, 残余, 残物, 残り物

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Sample Sentences for あまり

Some Japanese college students, as is often the case with them, don't study very much.
Frankly speaking, this novel isn't very interesting.
Though it was snowing, it wasn't very cold outside.
Many salesmen are smooth talkers, so I think you shouldn't trust them much.
Don't go too near the dog for fear it should bite you.

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