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ate
noun, noun, used as a suffix, noun, used as a prefix, suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

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[あて()]
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English Meaning(s) for あて

noun
  1. aim; object; purpose; end
  2. expectations; prospects; hopes
  3. something that can be relied upon
  4. snack served with alcoholic drink
noun, used as a suffix
  1. pad; guard
noun, used as a suffix, noun, used as a prefix
  1. blow; strike
suffix
  1. addressed to
  2. per (also written as 充て)

Definition and Synonyms for あて

Promise grounds for feeling hopeful about the future
Synonyms: あて, 光明, 希望, 当てる, , 望み, 望む, 期待, , 見込み, 見込む
Aim an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
Synonyms: あて, めど, あてど, 作意, 宛所, 当てる, 意図, 意趣, 狙い, 狙う, 目印, 目当て, 目標, 目的
Expectation anticipating with confidence of fulfillment
Synonyms: あて, 予想, 予期, 予測, , , 当てる, 心づもり, 思い, 思う, 思惑, 思惑, 期待, 目算, 見越し, 見越す, 見込み, 見込む

Categories あて is a member of

Expectation belief about (or mental picture of) the future
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End the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
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Hopefulness full of hope
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Stroke Order Diagrams for あて

Sample Sentences for あて

He is so honest that I can count on him.
We should not depend on your parents.
He's very honest, so we can rely on him.
Here is a letter for you.
When you are in trouble, you can count on me.

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