TAKOBOTO

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回す廻す
Readings
まわす
mawasu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to turn, to rotate, to gyratetourner

to circulate, to send around
to surround
to put something to a new use (e.g. leftovers)
Suffix
Godan verb with 'su' ending
(after the -masu stem of a verb) ... around (i.e. to chase someone around)

to dial (e.g. telephone number)
Godan verb with 'su' ending
to invest

See also: 輪姦す
to gang-rapedrehen, kreisen lassen, herumgehen lassen, herumreichen, weitergeben, weitersenden, weiterschicken, übersenden, übermitteln, schicken, ersetzen, ergänzen, versetzen, (Geld) verleihen

Kanji
ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, -まわ.る, -まわ.り, まわ.す, -まわ.す, まわ.し-, -まわ.し, もとお.る, か.える
-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, まわ.す, もとお.る, めぐ.る, めぐ.らす
round, game, revolve, go around, circumference

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
よろしければ塩をこちらに回して下さいませんか。Parts: 宜しければ (よろしければ), (しお), 此方 (こちら), 回す (まわす), 下さる (くださる)The salt, if you please.
Könnten Sie mir bitte das Salz reichen?

いや、それじゃだめだ。逆になるようにまわしてごらん。Parts: (いいえ), 其れでは (それでは), 駄目 (だめ), (ぎゃく), になる, ように, 回す (まわす), ご覧 (ごらん)No, that's not the right way. You have to turn it the other way round.

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