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He had enough and to spare.

Sentence #288889

eng
He had enough and to spare.
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jpn
彼はありあまるほどのお金を持っていた。
(かれ) は ありあまる ほど の お(かね)()っていた 。
eng
He had more than enough money.
spa
Él tenía más que suficiente dinero.

Comments

PaulLambeth
2011-06-06 21:14
The English doesn't make much sense. Should it be this? I don't speak any Japanese.

He had enough, and extra to spare.
Shiawase
2011-06-07 12:49
Oddly enough it's in my Shogakukan Dictionary for あり余るほど(の)

Googling, it appears to be a phrase from the King James Bible. (Luke 15:17).

At best it's archaic now.