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auxiliary verb

English Meaning(s) for 兼ねる

auxiliary verb
  1. to be unable to (usu. kana); to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do (usu. kana)
  2. to serve two or more functions or roles simultaneously; to contain (or combine) two or more features
  3. to work in two or more jobs simultaneously (positions, etc.); to do alongside
  4. to hesitate to do something (out of consideration for others)
  5. to think of the future (as well as the present)

Definition and Synonyms for 兼ねる

Previously at an earlier time or formerly
Synonyms: 予て, 予め, 以前, 以前に, 先に, 先に, 先だって, 先立つ, 兼ねる, 前に, 前もって
Earlier earlier in time
Synonyms: かつて, 予て, 以前に, 先に, 先に, 兼ねる, 前に
Ahead ahead of time
Synonyms: 予て, 予め, お先に, 先だって, 先立つ, 兼ねる, 前に, 前もって
Hold drink alcohol without showing ill effects
Synonyms: 催す, 兼ねる, 把持, 持つ, 長持ち
Earlier previously
Synonyms: かつて, 予て, 以前に, 先に, 先に, 兼ねる, 前に
Ahead in anticipation
Synonyms: 予て, 予め, お先に, 先だって, 先立つ, 兼ねる, 前に, 前もって

Meanings for each kanji in 兼ねる

concurrently; and Kanji Details »

Categories 兼ねる is a member of

Booze consume alcohol
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Sample Sentences for 兼ねる

No one can determine the amount of money we waste in a year.

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