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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to be dyedêtre marqué (par), s'imprégner, se colorer, se teindre

to be tainted, to be infected, to be stained, to be steepedsich färben, durchtränkt werden, angesteckt werden, einem Einfluss unterliegen, ergeben sein
ON: センKUN: そ.める, -ぞ.め, -ぞめ, そ.まる, し.みる, -じ.みる, し.み, -し.める
dye, color, paint, stain, print

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
悪習に染まるのは簡単だ。Parts: 悪習 (あくしゅう), 染まる (そまる), 簡単 (かんたん)It's easy to fall into bad habits.

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