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Entry Details for 何とか

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expression, adverb, noun

English Meaning(s) for 何とか

expression, adverb, noun
  1. something; something or other; so-and-so
  2. somehow; anyhow; one way or another

Definition and Synonyms for 何とか

Someway in some unspecified way or manner
Synonyms: どうにか, どうやら, どうかこうか, 何とか, 曲がりなりにも
Someway or by some unspecified means
Synonyms: どうにか, どうやら, どうかこうか, 何とか, 曲がりなりにも

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Sample Sentences for 何とか

I tried everything to keep him alive.
Susan manages to tell her mother that it is time to say goodbye.
She managed to keep up appearances.
Tom hadn't washed clothes in a long time, so he searched through his dirty clothes to see if there was something clean enough to wear.
He managed to be on time for class.

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