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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 大部分 (daibubun)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 大部分 (daibubun)

Kana: だいぶぶん
Kanji: 大部分
Romaji: daibubun

Type: Noun
Meaning: most part, greater part, majority
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

ほとんどの事柄について、知りたいことの大部分が、ウェブのどこかにある。
hotondo no kotogara ni tsuite, shiritai koto no daibubun ga, uebu no doko ka ni aru.
Much of what you need to know about pretty much everything is out there on the Web somewhere.

会社の大部分は部下が引き継ぎ、社員同士でしか会社を売り買いできない仕組みにしてあった。
kaisha no daibubun wa buka ga hikitsugi, shain doushi de shika kaisha o urikai dekinai shikumi ni shite atta.
Most of the company continued to be owned by my employees, and I had ensured that they could sell only to one another.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 大部分 (daibubun)

おそらく、昨夜、大部分は、奴は連中といっしょにいたでしょう。
osoraku, sakuya, daibubun wa, yatsu wa renchuu to issho ni ita deshou.
I’ve no doubt he was with them the greater part of the evening.

借り入れの大部分は短期で数日もしくは数週間で返済を求められる。
kariire no daibubun wa tanki de suujitsu moshikuwa suu shuukan de hensai o motomerareru.
Nearly all of the loans consists of short-term debt that is callable by lenders in days or at most weeks.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 大部分 (dà bùfen)
Korean: 대부분 (daebubun)

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