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koso
particle

English Meaning(s) for こそ

particle
  1. it is ... that ...; precisely; in particular; definitely; for sure; only (when, after, because, etc.) (emphasizes preceding word or phrase)
  2. although; while; it is the case that ... but (as こそあれ, こそすれ, こそするが, etc.)
  3. it is precisely because ... that ...; only because ... (after conditional -ba form of verb)
  4. not at all; not in the slightest; absolutely not; never (after -nai stem of verb + ば)

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Sample Sentences for こそ

It was the war which has changed Japan.
The man on whom you see the Spirit come down and remain is he who will baptize with the Holy Spirit.
He may be the very man that I need.
Young as he is, he is equal to the task.
Freedom is the very essence of our democracy.

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