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洗う, あらう
Conjugated: 洗って
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to wash, to cleanse, to rinse
2. to inquire into, to investigate
3. to purify (one's heart)
4. to lave (e.g. shore), to wash over (e.g. deck), to sweep
, くれない, べに, こう
1. deep red, crimson
Only べに
2. rouge, lipstick
くれる, 呉れる
Conjugated: くれない
Ichidan verb, Transitive, See あげる・18, Usually in kana, the receiver is the speaker or someone close to the speaker
1. to give, to let (one) have
See くれてやる, often as くれてやる; shows mild disdain for the receiver
2. to give
Auxiliary verb, after the -te form of a verb
3. to do for one, to take the trouble to do
4. to do to someone's disadvantage
暮れる, 眩れる, 暗れる, 昏れる, くれる
Conjugated: くれない
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to get dark, to grow dark
2. to end (of a day, year, season, etc.), to come to an end, to close
3. to be sunk in (e.g. despair), to be lost in (e.g. thought), to be overcome with
繰る, くる
Conjugated: くれない
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to reel, to wind, to spin (thread)
2. to turn (pages), to flip through (a book), to leaf through (a book), to consult (a dictionary), to refer to (an encyclopedia)
3. to count (e.g. the days)
4. to open one-by-one, to close one-by-one (e.g. shutters)
えぐる, 抉る, 刳る, 剔る, くる
Conjugated: くれない
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to gouge, to hollow out, to bore, to excavate, to scoop out
Only えぐる
2. to greatly perturb, to cause emotional pain
3. to get to the bottom of things, to relentlessly bring the truth to light
Particle, used at sentence-end; indicates a question (sometimes rhetorical)
1. yes?, no?, isn't it?, is it?
after each alternative
2. or, whether or not
See 何か・1, after an interrogative
3. some- (e.g. something, someone)
indicates doubt, uncertainty, etc.; sometimes after other particles
4. hmm, huh
Prefix, See か弱い, emphatic prefix; usu. before an adjective
5. very
Particle, See かい, See ぞい, See だい, See わい, Familiar language
strengthens a question, assertion, etc.
, 藺, イ
See イグサ, Usually in kana
soft rush (Juncus effusus var. decipiens), common rush
Particle, Conjunction
1. if, when
2. and
3. with
4. used for quoting (thoughts, speech, etc.)
See と金, Shogi term, Abbreviation
5. promoted pawn
いる, 要る
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to be needed, to be wanted
言う, 云う, 謂う, いう, ゆう
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb
1. to say, to utter, to declare
2. to name, to call
Only 言う
3. to go (e.g. "the alarm went ping"), to make a noise
いく, 行く, 逝く, 往く, ゆく
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 来る・くる・1
1. to go, to move (in a direction or towards a specific location), to head (towards), to be transported (towards), to reach
See 旨く行く, い sometimes omitted in auxiliary use
2. to proceed, to take place
3. to pass through, to come and go
4. to walk
Only 逝く
5. to die, to pass away
入る, いる
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 入る・はいる・1, See 気に入る, See 立ち入る・1, mainly used in fixed expressions and compound verbs
to get in, to go in, to come in, to flow into, to set, to set in
沒る, 没る, いる
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, See 入る・いる, Poetical term
to set beyond the Western horizon (i.e. the Sun)
炒る, 煎る, 熬る, いる
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, Transitive
to roast, to parch, to toast, to boil down
結う, ゆう, いう
Conjugated: いった
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to do up (hair), to dress, to arrange
2. to tie, to bind, to fasten, to make (a fence)
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