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noun, adverb, conjunction, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for そもそも

noun, adverb
  1. in the first place; to begin with; from the start; originally; ab initio
  1. after all; anyway; actually; well, ...; ... on earth (e.g. "what on earth?"); ... in the world (e.g. "why in the world?") (used when bringing up something already mentioned)
noun, no adjective
  1. beginning; start

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Sample Sentences for そもそも

You're out of order in talking back to her in the first place.
I've tried reasoning with him but he just won't listen.
In any case, just being wanted by the police isn't enough to make you "a criminal."
The problem with the Swedish animation industry is that it is, by and large, non-existent.
Most accidents, after all, happen around the corner, not in the rainforest.

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