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返す, 反す, かえす
Conjugated: 反して
Godan verb, Transitive, See 帰す・かえす, esp. 返す
1. to return (something), to restore, to put back
2. to turn over, to turn upside down, to overturn
3. to pay back, to retaliate, to reciprocate
4. to respond (with), to retort, to reply, to say back
Auxiliary verb, after the -masu stem of a verb
5. to do ... back (e.g. speak back, throw back)
反する, 叛する, はんする
Conjugated: 反して...
Only 反する, Intransitive
1. to be contrary to, to be inconsistent with, to contradict
2. to act contrary to (rules or guidelines), to violate, to transgress
3. to oppose, to rebel, to revolt
反して, にはんして
Expression, See 反する・1
against, contrary to
予想に反して, よそうにはんして
Expression, Adverb
contrary to one's expectations
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