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you
noun, used as a suffix, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[よう()]
you

English Meaning(s) for よう

noun, used as a suffix, noun
  1. (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) appearing ...; looking ...
  2. (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb) way to ...; method of ...ing
  3. (usu. after a noun) form; style; design
  4. (usu. after a noun) like; similar to
  5. thing (thought or spoken)

Definition and Synonyms for よう

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
Synonyms: よう, 具合, 動静, 在り方, 有り様, 格好, , , 様子, 様態, 様相, 状態, 状況

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Attribute an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
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Stroke Order Diagrams for よう

Sample Sentences for よう

She invited him in.
Martin seemed very tired, didn't he?
The students seem to be sleepy today.
He asked her to marry him, and she accepted.
Tom attempted to persuade Mary to go to church with him.

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