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打つ, うつ
Godan verb, Transitive, also written as 拍つ, 搏つ, 撲つ, 擣つ
1. to hit, to strike, to knock, to beat, to punch, to slap, to tap, to bang, to clap, to pound
2. to strike (noon, etc.), to sound (cymbals, etc.), to beat (a drum, etc.)
3. to beat (rhythmically, e.g. pulse, waves, etc.)
4. to move, to impress, to touch
5. to drive in, to hammer in, to put in, to inject
打つ, 撃つ, 撲つ, ぶつ
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to hit (a person), to strike, to beat
2. to deliver (a speech), to give (an address)
打つ, めいうつ
Godan verb, Intransitive
to engrave an inscription, to call (designate) itself, to mark, to label
打つかる, ぶつかる
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to strike against, to collide with, to bump into, to conflict
2. to encounter, to meet
3. to clash
打つ, うつて
way to do (something)
打つ, 波うつ, なみうつ
Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to dash against (of waves), to billow, to roll
2. to wave (e.g. in the wind), to heave, to pound (of a heart), to undulate
打つ, みゃくうつ
Godan verb, Intransitive
to pound (e.g. heart), to pulse (e.g. vein), to pulsate
打つ, なみうつかみ
wavy hair
刀を打つ, かたなをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to temper a sword, to forge a sword
心を打つ, こころをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to touch (a person's) heart, to impress (a person)
碁を打つ, ごをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to play (a game of) go
田を打つ, たをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to till a rice paddy, to plough a rice paddy (plow)
点を打つ, てんをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to mark with a dot (point)
投げ打つ, 擲つ, 抛つ, 投打つ, なげうつ
Godan verb, Transitive
to throw away, to abandon, to give up, to relinquish, to lay down (one's life)
薬を打つ, やくをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to inject a unit of dope
打つかり, ぶつかり
Usually in kana
1. collision, bumping into
See ぶつかり稽古, Sumo term, Abbreviation
2. head-to-head training, drill consisting of pushing and being pushed, battering practice
のた打つ, のたうつ
Godan verb, Usually in kana
to writhe, to squirm, to wriggle
手を打つ, てをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
1. to take measures (in face of events being anticipated)
2. to come to an agreement (in bargaining, etc.), to strike a bargain
3. to clap one's hands together
胸を打つ, 胸をうつ, むねをうつ
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to be touching, to be moving
網を打つ, あみをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to cast a net, to throw a net
底を打つ, そこをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to hit the bottom, to bottom out
拳を打つ, けんをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to play a hand game (e.g. rock, paper, scissors)
脈を打つ, みゃくをうつ
Expression, Godan verb, See 脈打つ・みゃくうつ
to pulsate, to throb
膝を打つ, ひざを打つ, ひざをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to express sudden recognition and being impressed, to slap one's knee
拍手を打つ, 柏手を打つ, かしわでをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to clap one's hands in prayer
舌鼓を打つ, したつづみをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to smack one's lips at, to eat with relish
先手を打つ, せんてをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
1. to forestall, to beat to the punch, to anticipate
2. to play the first move (e.g. in go)
相槌を打つ, 相づちを打つ, あいづちを打つ, あいづちをうつ
Expression, Godan verb, See 相槌・あいづち・1
to make use of aizuchi, to back-channel, to throw in interjections to show that one is paying attention
芝居を打つ, しばいをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
1. to play a trick, to put up a false show, to deceive someone
original meaning
2. to put on a play, to present a play, to give a play
電報を打つ, でんぽうをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to send a telegram
腹鼓を打つ, はらつずみをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to eat to one's hearts content, to drum the belly
不意を打つ, 不意を討つ, ふいをうつ
Expression, Godan verb, See 不意をつく
to take (a person) unawares, to make a surprise attack
注射を打つ, 注射をうつ, ちゅうしゃをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to inject
逃げを打つ, にげをうつ
Expression, Godan verb
to (prepare to) run away (from one's responsibilities, etc.)
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