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[あん()··じょう()]
annojou
expression, adverb

Alternate Written Forms:

[あん()··じょう()]
annojou
[あん()··じょう()]
annojou

Root Words:

[あん() + の + じょう()]
an + no + jou

English Meaning(s) for 案の定

expression, adverb
  1. just as one thought; as usual; sure enough

Definition and Synonyms for 案の定

Sure Enough as supposed or expected
Synonyms: やはり, さてこそ, やっぱし, やっぱり, 果たす, 果たして, 果たせるかな, 果然, 案の定

Meanings for each kanji in 案の定

plan; suggestion; draft; ponder; fear; proposition; idea; expectation; bill; worry Kanji Details »
determine; fix; establish; decide Kanji Details »

Sample Sentences for 案の定

She called me up, as I had expected.
Sure enough, he entertained doubts.
Just like I thought, the contractor came back today, begging for more time.
Sure enough, the ghost appeared on the balcony.
As was to be expected, he took the first place.

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