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まだしも ([まだしも] )(madashimo)
    Meaning: would be much better, would be acceptable だったら、ほかのよりいい
    Example: If it was next month that would be better, but it isn't going to happen until next year.
    JLPT Level: 1
    Author: naimononedari

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ex #6242   一度ならまだしもここまで六回その言葉を間違えって書いた。 
Once would be acceptable, but you've misspelled that word six times now.  
ex #6245   この方がまだしもあれよりよい。  
This would be better than that.  
ex #6246   こんなひどい目に合うよりまだしも死んだほうがよい。  
I would rather die than have such a terrible experience.  
ex #6247   すうじつならまだしも10日も滞納している。  
A few days would have been excusable but you are in arrears for 10 days.  

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    naimononedarioften appears with "nara" in front, meaning "(if it were this) then that would be OK, but..."
    This was a correct answer on the 1kyuu in 2005.

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