あまり

  1. 1 〔度を越えること〕
    • あまりの暑さに皆,水ばかり飲んでいた
    • 「The heat was so intense [It was so hot] that everybody kept drinking water.
    • うれしさのあまり彼女は踊りだした
    • She was so happy that she danced for joy.
    • あまりあせるからへまをやったのだ
    • You made a mess of it because you were in too much of a hurry.
    • あまりといえばあんまりだ
    • What he did was simple inexcusable.
  1. 2 〔打ち消しを伴って,それほど,たいして〕
    • 彼の容体はあまりよくない
    • His condition is not very good.
    • 彼女はあまり本を読まない
    • She doesn't read much.