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Entry Details for ようだ

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Root Words:

you + da

English Meaning(s) for ようだ

  1. seeming to be; appearing to be (usu. at sentence-end)
  2. like; similar to
  3. in order to (e.g. meet goal); so that
  4. indicates hope, wish, request or mild command (as ように at sentence-end)

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Sample Sentences for ようだ

He appears to know Ann.
It seems that Mr. Brooke is an honest person.
She seems to have something to do with the affair.
I think this novel shows the author at his best.
You don't seem to understand their good intentions.

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