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conjunction, adverb

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English Meaning(s) for あるいは

  1. or; either ... or
  1. maybe; perhaps; possibly
  2. some ... and others ...; sometimes ... and at other times ... (as あるいは...あるいは...)

Definition and Synonyms for あるいは

Perchance by chance
Synonyms: あるは, けだし, もしか, もしや, あるいは, もしかして, ひょっとして, もしかしたら, もしかすると, ひょっとしたら, ひょっとすると

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Sample Sentences for あるいは

The trade of critic, in literature, music, and the drama, is the most degraded of all.
The trees are barren or bear only small fruit.
I would appreciate it if you could find time to see Mr Fukuoka, or to introduce him to one of your associates.
It may possibly be fine tomorrow.
More than ever do we need goals or leading ideas that will give purpose to whatever we are doing.

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