1. 〔状態〕a state, a condition;〔ひどい光景〕a sight
    • 世の中の有り様
    • the state of the world
    • 住む家もない悲惨な有り様だった
    • They had no place to live and were in (a) wretched condition.
    • 今の有り様では失業問題はますます厳しくなるだろう
    • 「Under the present circumstances [As things stand now], the unemployment problem will probably get worse.
    • 今の有り様ではとても仕事は見つかるまい
    • As things are with him now, he won't be able to find a job.
    • 彼は台風の被害の有り様を語った
    • He described the havoc wreaked by the typhoon./He gave an account of the damage done by the typhoon.
    • 飛行機墜落のあとは恐ろしい有り様だった
    • The airplane crash presented a terrible spectacle [sight].
  1. 1〔ありのまま〕the truth
    • 有り様を言えば我が社は倒産寸前である
    • The fact is [To tell you the truth], our company is on the verge of bankruptcy.
  1. 2ありさま(有り様)
  1. 3ありかた(在り方)
  1. 4〔あるはず〕
    • うまい弁解なんて有り様がない
    • There is no way he can justify himself.