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[いっ()·たい()]
ittai
adverb, noun

English Meaning(s) for 一体

adverb
  1. (what) the heck; (why) in the world; (who) on earth (before an interrogative, forms an emphatic question)
noun
  1. one object; one body; unity
  2. one form; one style
  3. one Buddhist image (or carving, etc.)
noun, adverb
  1. generally; in general

Definition and Synonyms for 一体

Generally without distinction of one from others
Synonyms: ざっと, なべて, たいてい, おしなべて, 一体, 一体に, 一般, 一般に, 並ぶ, 並べる, 原則として, 大方, 普通, 概して, 総じて, 総体, 総別, 通例, 通常
Generally without regard to specific details or exceptions
Synonyms: ざっと, なべて, あまねく, たいてい, おしなべて, 一体, 一体に, 一般, 一通, 一通り, 並ぶ, 並べる, 全体に, 全般的に, 大まか, 大方, 広い, 広く, 普通, 概して, 総じて, 総体, 総別, 通例

Meanings for each kanji in 一体

» one; one radical (no.1)
» body; substance; object; reality; counter for images

Stroke Order Diagrams for 一体

Sample Sentences for 一体

Not now, then when?
Why on earth did you resist taking medicine?
Whether he will come at all is doubtful.
What on earth do you want six copies of the same book for?
Bill got into such a hole with the payments on his house that now that he's lost his job, I don't know how he'll ever get out from under.

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