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English Reference for sonoba (そのば)

Kanji
その
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Kana
そのば
sonoba
Definitions
  1. noun there, that situation, that occasion
  2. the spot (i.e. "on the spot"), immediately, then and there
Example sentences
He was murdered on the spot
The girls present received a shock
But in return they get a clear look at important games, and if they miss something, they can always rely on the commentator's description or the instant replay
They contacted the station staff but the man had left the area and gone out through the ticket barrier
The place just doesn't look as good as it used to
When he left the place, it was in an utter mess
He applied for the job but was turned down on the spot
Her coat was too casual for the occasion
The detective took down his oral testimony on the spot
His speech was not very becoming to the occasion
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