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言い返す言返す
Readings
いいかえす
iikaesu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to talk back, to answer back, to retortrépéter, redire

to say over, to repeat words, to say repeatedlyantworten, entgegnen, erwidern, widerreden, widersprechen, wiederholen
Kanji
ON: ゲン, ゴンKUN: い.う, こと
say

ON: ヘンKUN: かえ.す, -かえ.す, かえ.る, -かえ.る
return, answer, fade, repay

ON: ゲン, ゴンKUN: い.う, こと
say

ON: ヘンKUN: かえ.す, -かえ.す, かえ.る, -かえ.る
return, answer, fade, repay

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ベスは言い返しましたが、お母さんは彼女にものすごく太りすぎていると注意しました。Parts: 言い返す (いいかえす), お母さん (おかあさん), 彼女 (かのじょ), 物凄い (ものすごい), 太る (ふとる), 過ぎる (すぎる), 注意 (ちゅうい)Beth protested, but her mother reminded her that she was incredibly fat.
Beth protesta, mais sa mère lui rappela qu'elle était incroyablement grosse.

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