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dake
particle

Alternate Written Forms:

[だけ()]
dake

English Meaning(s) for だけ

particle
  1. only; just; merely; simply; no more than; nothing but; alone
  2. as much as; to the extent of; enough to

Definition and Synonyms for だけ

Stature (of a standing person) the distance from head to foot
Synonyms: だけ, , , 上背, , , 背丈, 身丈, 身の丈, 身長

Categories だけ is a member of

Bodily Property an attribute of the body
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Stroke Order Diagrams for だけ

Sample Sentences for だけ

Not only you but also he is ignorant of the truth.
Though the Hinamatsuri was originally for both boys and girls, it is now just for girls.
I only know a few words.
In order to bring about an effective agreement of wills, it is not sufficient to study other languages.
I didn't borrow money only from Tom, but also from his wife.

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