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嵩む
Readings
かさむ
kasamu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
intransitive verb
Usually written using kana alone
to pile up, to increaseanwachsen, steigen, zunehmen, sich aufhäufen

Kanji
ON: スウ, シュウKUN: かさ, かさ.む, たか.い
be aggravated, grow worse, grow bulky, swell

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼は借財がかさんでいた。Parts: (かれ), 借財 (しゃくざい), 嵩む (かさむ)His debts were piling up.
Seine Schulden häuften sich.

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