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[さい()·きん()]
saikin
no adjective, adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

English Meaning(s) for 最近

no adjective, adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. most recent; these days; right now; recently; nowadays

Definition and Synonyms for 最近

Last most recently
Synonyms: 最近
Late in the recent past
Synonyms: このほど, 最近, この節, この間
Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃
Contemporary World the circumstances and ideas of the present age
Synonyms: 時代, 最近, 現代, 現在
Today the present time or age
Synonyms: , , 今日, 今時, 当節, 方今, 最近, 現代, 現在, 輓近, 近頃
Nowadays any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃

Meanings for each kanji in 最近

utmost; most; extreme Kanji Details »
near; early; akin; tantamount Kanji Details »

Categories 最近 is a member of

Time the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
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Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
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Times a more or less definite period of time now or previously present
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Sample Sentences for 最近

Tom hasn't been very well recently.
I haven't seen him lately.
That's more recent than you think it is.
Have you heard from your sister lately?
My brother just watches television and does not study very hard these days.

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