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hotondo
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

Alternate Written Forms:

[ほとん()·]
hotondo
[ほと()··]
hotondo

English Meaning(s) for ほとんど

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. mostly; almost

Definition and Synonyms for ほとんど

For The Most Part in large part
Synonyms: ほぼ, たいてい, ほとんど, 主に, 主として, 多く, 大方, 概して, 粗方, 総じて, 通じて, 通じる
Near (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite accomplished
Synonyms: ほぼ, あらまし, ほとんど,
Approximately (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct
Synonyms: ほぼ, およそ, ざっと, おおよそ, ほとんど, 先ず, , 無慮, , 粗粗,
Pretty Much to some degree
Synonyms: ほとんど, すんでのところで, もう少しで
Practically almost
Synonyms: ほとんど
Near all but
Synonyms: ほぼ, あらまし, ほとんど,
Practically nearly
Synonyms: ほとんど
For The Most Part mainly or chiefly
Synonyms: ほぼ, たいてい, ほとんど, 主に, 主として, 多く, 大方, 概して, 粗方, 総じて, 通じて, 通じる

Stroke Order Diagrams for ほとんど

Sample Sentences for ほとんど

The fact that Britain had no national anthem before 1745 is in itself of little consequence.
I take a bath almost every day.
We hardly had time to eat our dinner.
Few people know how to do it.
He can't speak much English.

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