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Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
呑む is often used metaphorically; 服む is often used for medicine
to drink, to gulp, to swallowboire

also written 喫む
to smoke (tobacco)

to engulf, to overwhelm
to keep down, to suppress
to accept (e.g. demand, condition)
to make light of, to concealпитьetw. in den Mund nehmen und ungekaut zur Speiseröhre weiterschicken, trinken, herunterschlucken, verschlingen, einnehmen, nehmen, einatmen, aspirieren, rauchen, unterdrücken, nicht hinauslassen (Stimme, Weinen, Trauer etc.), überwältigen, unterschätzen, aufnehmen, annehmen, verschwinden lassen, verstecken, makeln, buchmachen, Nomu-Gesangstechnik.飲む
ON: イン, オンKUN: の.む, -の.み
drink, smoke, take

ON: トン, ドンKUN: の.む

ON: イン, オンKUN: の.む

ON: フク
clothing, admit, obey, discharge

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
この薬を飲まなければ行けませんか。Parts: 此の (この), (くすり), 飲む (のむ), 無ければ (なければ), 行けない (いけない)Must I take this medicine?

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