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mushiro
adverb

Alternate Written Forms:

[むし()·]
mushiro
[むしろ()]
mushiro

English Meaning(s) for むしろ

adverb
  1. rather; better; instead; if anything

Definition and Synonyms for むしろ

Rather on the contrary
Synonyms: むしろ, かえって, 反る, 返る
Rather more readily or willingly
Synonyms: むしろ

Stroke Order Diagrams for むしろ

Sample Sentences for むしろ

I would rather starve than work under him.
Her dog is not so much faithful as tame.
Too much exercise does more harm than good.
Children imitate their friends rather than their parents.
That picture doesn't seem ugly to me; on the contrary, I think it's rather beautiful.

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