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相手
Readings
あいて
aite
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
companion, partner, companycompagnie, compagnon, partenaire

other party, addressee
opponent (sports, etc.)партнёр, противникPartner, Kamerad, Kollege, Freund, der Andere, Gegner, Gegenspieler, Antagonist, Konkurrent, Objekt, anderer Teil eines Paares, Pendant
Kanji
ON: ソウ, ショウKUN: あい-
inter-, mutual, together, each other, minister of state, councillor, aspect, phase, physiognomy

ON: シュ, ズKUN: て, て-, -て, た-
hand

Example sentences
そのボクサーは第1ラウンドで相手を倒すつもりだと言った。Parts: 其の (その), ボクサー, (だい), ラウンド, 相手 (あいて), 倒す (たおす), 積もり (つもり), 言う (いう)The boxer said he would knock down his opponent in the first round.

あなたのダンスの相手はだれですか。Parts: 貴方 (あなた), ダンス, 相手 (あいて), (だれ), ですかWho is your dance partner?

あいつは海千山千だから、取り引き相手としてはかなり手強いぞ。Parts: 彼奴 (あいつ), 海千山千 (うみせんやません), だから, 取引 (とりひき), 相手 (あいて), としては (としちゃ), 可也 (かなり), 手強い (てごわい), All those tricks he's got up his sleeve make him a formidable client.

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