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you
noun, used as a suffix, noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[よう()]
you

English Meaning(s) for よう

noun, used as a suffix, noun
  1. appearing ...; looking ... (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb)
  2. way to ...; method of ...ing (usu. after the -masu stem of a verb)
  3. form; style; design (usu. after a noun)
  4. like; similar to (usu. after a noun)
noun
  1. thing (thought or spoken)

Definition and Synonyms for よう

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
Synonyms: ざま, よう, ちゃま, , 具合, 動静, あり方, 有様, 格好, , 様子, 様態, 様相, 状態, 状況

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Attribute an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
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Sample Sentences for よう

Whenever I get on the subway I put my wallet in my front pocket.
His good nature seems to fulfill the role of reducing the family's trouble.
The doctor advised that she stay at home.
Make sure that the dog does not escape.
He can swim like a fish.

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