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Root Words:

sou + ni + natta

English Meaning(s) for そうになった

  1. almost (did); nearly (did) (after the -masu stem of a verb)

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Sample Sentences for そうになった

When he openly declared he would marry Pablo, he almost gave his grandmother a heart attack and made his aunt's eyes burst out of their sockets; however, his little sister beamed with pride.
He came near being run over by a car.
She felt like crying when she heard the news.
He was almost hit by a car.
He was nearly run over at a crossing.

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