a fraction of

  • 一部分の、わずかな


  1. in a marginal manner; "marginally interesting"
  2. small in a way that arouses feelings (of tenderness or its opposite depending on the context); "a nice little job"; "bless your little heart"; "my dear little mother"; "a sweet little deal"; "Im tired of your petty little schemes"; "filthy little tricks"; "what a nasty little situation"
  3. a small amount or duration; "he accepted the little they gave him"
  4. lowercase; "little a"; "small a"; "e.e.cummingss poetry is written all in minuscule letters" (同)minuscule, small
  5. (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a' (同)slight
  6. (of a voice) faint; "a little voice"; "a still small voice" (同)small
  7. (of children and animals) young, immature; "what a big little boy you are"; "small children" (同)small
  8. not much; "he talked little about his family"
  9. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
  10. not large but sufficient in size or amount; "a modest salary"; "modest inflation"; "helped in my own small way" (同)small
  11. free from pomp or affectation; "comfortable but modest cottages"; "a simple rectangular brick building"; "a simple man with simple tastes"
  12. marked by simplicity; having a humble opinion of yourself; "a modest apartment"; "too modest to wear his medals"
  13. with nevertheless the final result; "He arrived only to find his wife dead"; "We won only to lose again in the next round"
  14. never except when; "call me only if your cold gets worse" (同)only if, only when
  15. as recently as; "I spoke to him only an hour ago"
  16. except that; "It was the same story; only this time she came out better"
  17. in the final outcome; "These news will only make you more upset"
  18. a quantifier that can be used with count nouns and is often preceded by `a; a small but indefinite number; "a few weeks ago"; "a few more wagons than usual"; "an invalids pleasures are few and far between"; "few roses were still blooming"; "few women have led troops in battle"
  19. a small elite group; "it was designed for the discriminating few"
  20. able to make fine distinctions; "a subtle mind"
  21. a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process
  22. the quotient of two rational numbers
  23. a small part or item forming a piece of a whole
  24. the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet (同)a
  25. the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen (同)type_A, group A
  26. a public promotion of some product or service (同)advertisement, advertizement, advertising, advertizing, advert


  1. 『小さい』,幼い,かわいい / (物事が)『つまらない』,ささいな,小規模の;(心が)小さい,(人が)心の小さい / 《数えられない名詞の前に用いて》《通例aをつけて》『わずかにある』,少しの,少量の / 《数えられない名詞の前に用いて》《冠詞なしで》『ほとんどない』 / 《aをつけて》『少し』[は],ちょっと / 《冠詞なしで》『ほとんどなく』 / 《冠詞なしで強い否定を表して》『全然』…『ない』,少しも…ない / 《aをつけて》(まだ残っている量・程度・時間・距離などが)『わずか』,少し / 《冠詞なしで》(ないに等しい)わずか,少し
  2. 『謙そんした』,謙虚な;控え目な / (特に女性について)品のいい,しとやかな / じみな,質素な(simple) / (量・規模・程度が)中ぐらいの,並の(moderate)
  3. 『唯一の』,たった一つ(一人)の;《複数名詞に付けて》ただ…だけ / 『最適の』,最良の(best) / 《数量に関して》『たった』,わずか / 『ただ…だけ』(『ばかり』),単に…に過ぎない / ただし,だが / 《英》《thatを伴って》…ということさえなければ
  4. 《aをつけて肯定的に》『少しはある』,多少の,いくつかの / 《aをつけないで否定的に》『ほとんどない』,少数(少し)しかない / 《aをつけて背定的に》(…の)『少数の人』(『物』)《+『of』+『名』〈複数〉》 / 《aをつけないで否定的に》(…の)少数の人(物)[しかない]《+『of』+『名』〈複数形〉》 / 《the~》少数の人たち,選ばれた人たち
  5. (知覚しにくいほど)『かすかな』,ほのかな,微妙な / (頭脳・感覚などが)鋭い / ずるい,こうかつな / 難解な / 巧みな,精巧な
  6. 《所有・所属》…『の』,…のものである,…に属する・《材料・要素》…『でできた』,から成る・《部分》…『の』[『中の』] ・《数量・単位・種類を表す名詞に付いて》…の・《原因・動機》…『で』,のために(because of) ・《主格関係》…『の』,による,によって・《目的格関係》…『を』,の・《同格関係》…『という』・《関係・関連》…『についての』[『の』],の点で・《抽象名詞などと共に》…の[性質をもつ] ・《『It is』+『形』+『of』+『名』+『to』 doの形で,ofの後の名詞を意味上の主語として》・《分離》…『から』・《起原・出所》…『から』[『の』](out of) ・《『名』+『of』+『a』(『an』)+『名』の形で》…のような・《『名』+『of』+『mine』(『yours, his』など独立所有格)の形で》…の…・《時》(1)《副詞句を作って》…に《形容詞句を作って》…の・《時刻》《米》…前(to,《米》before)
  7. (…と)『同じくらい』,『同様に』 / 《比較》『…ほど』,『…くらい』,…ように / 《様態・程度》『…のように』,…と同じように / 《時》『…のときに』(when);…の間に,…するうちに(while) / 《話》《原因・理由》『…だから』,…なので / 《譲歩》《文》…だけれども(though) / 《先行する名詞の内容を制限して》『…のような』 / 《先行の,または後続の節の内容を受けて》『それは…だが』,…のように / 《役割・資格・機能などを表して》『…として』 / 《seem,appear,consider,pass,regard,treat,know,think of などの動詞の後で補語の働きをする語の前に置いて》…と[して] / 《前置詞・形容詞・分詞などの前に置いてその意味を限定して》…として[の],…とみなして,…と考えて / たとえば(for instance)
  8. 『破片』,断片;(…の)一部,わずか《+『of』+『名』》 / 『分数』
  9. answer / ampere
  10. 《話》広告(advertisementの略)

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  • adj.
  • 繊細な。微妙な、とらえにくい、かすかな、ほのかな
These changes may be diagnostically useful and appear as increased FLAIR and T2 signal intensity in the posterior limb of the internal capsule, descending motor tracts of the brainstem, and spinal cord, all of which are subtle and may be missed.
CT scanning is used to detect intracranial calcifications and MRI to detect subtle abnormalities in myelinization.
The signs and symptoms of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis are subtle compared with those of patients who have surgical peritonitis in the absence of ascites.
  • ex.
  • subtle sign
(a subtle sign)かすかな兆し/兆候/前兆

a fraction of, dim, faint, faintly, few, insignificant, little, marginally, modest, modestly, only, scant, slight, slightly, subtly




  • adj.
  • 謙虚な。慎み深い、控えめな、遠慮がちの。(主に女性が)しとやかにした、ひどく上品な。質素な、地味な
  • 適度の、穏当な。大きくない、ささやかな。
a fraction offewinsignificantlittlemarginallymedium degreemoderatemoderate levelmoderatelymodestlyonlyreasonablyscantslightslightlysparinglysubtlesubtly




  • adj.
  • わずかな、かすかな。取るに足らない、たいしたことのない、微々たる。軽微な
  • 細い、やさ形の。かよわい、もろい
  • vt.
  • 軽んずる。侮辱する。(仕事などを)なおざりにする
  • n.
  • 軽視、軽蔑、無礼、冷淡(to, on)
a few, a fraction of, a little, bit, few, insignificant, little, marginally, modest, modestly, only, scant, slightly, some, subtle, subtly




(数)few、(量)littlemodestmodestlysubtleslighta fraction ofinsignificantscantonlyslightlymarginallysubtly



  • adj.
this is one of the few times where surgery might be a reasonable primary therapy for a patient with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.(HIM.694)
a fraction ofinsignificantlittlemarginallymodestmodestlyonlyscantslightslightlysubtlesubtly




  • n.
  • (数学)分数、(整数以外の)有理数。端数
  • はした。断片、破片、小部分。ほんの少し
  • (化学)留分。(化学)画分
  • 分割