JLPT N2 Vocabulary

Definition:

majority

JLPT N2 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【かはんすう】(kahansuu)

Meaning: majority.

Type: Noun

Level: JLPT N2 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

かはんすうをえる。
kahansuu wo eru.
To win a majority.
Example #2

かはんすうはさんせいした。
kahansuu wa sansei shita.
The majority were in its favour.
Example #3

とうひょうはかはんすうに3ひょうたりなかった。
touhyou wa kahansuu ni 3 hyou tarinakatta.
The vote lacked three of being a majority.
Example #4

ごうかくしゃのかはんすうはだいがくしゅっしんしゃであった。
goukakusha no kahansuu wa daigaku shusshinsha de atta.
The majority of the successful candidates were university graduates.
Example #5

ほうあんはかはんすうのさんせいでつうかした。
houan wa kahansuu no sansei de tsuuka shita.
The bill passed by a simple majority vote.