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Ichidan verb
intransitive verb
to become weak, to decline, to wear, to abate, to decay, to wither, to waste awaydécliner, dépérir, déprimer, faiblir, s'affaiblirschwächer werden, schwinden, verfallen, nachlassen, abnehmen, sinken

ON: スイKUN: おとろ.える
decline, wane, weaken

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
私は体力が衰えた。Parts: (わたし), 体力 (たいりょく), 衰える (おとろえる)My physical power has decayed.
Meine Kraft hat nachgelassen.

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