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adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

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English Meaning(s) for 以上

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. not less than; ... and more; ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means); further (e.g. nothing further to say); more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned; foregoing
  4. since ...; seeing that ...
  5. this is all; that is the end; the end

Meanings for each kanji in 以上

by means of; because; in view of; compared with Kanji Details »
above; up Kanji Details »

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Sample Sentences for 以上

I'm skeptical when I hear someone claim to speak more than five languages fluently.
Since she doesn't want to put on any more weight, she doesn't eat cake.
The boy was so tired that he could walk no longer.
As long as I'm going to be in London, I ought to see a play or two.
He couldn't keep his temper any longer.

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