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吹き消す
Readings
ふきけす
fukikesu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to blow out (a flame)ausblasen (eine Kerze)

Kanji
ON: スイKUN: ふ.く
blow, breathe, puff, emit, smoke

ON: ショウKUN: き.える, け.す
extinguish, blow out, turn off, neutralize, cancel

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ろうそくは風に吹き消されれた。Parts: 蝋燭 (ろうそく), (かぜ), 吹き消す (ふきけす)The candle was blown out by the wind.
La bougie a été éteinte par le vent.

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