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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to grow fat (stout, plump), to become fat, to gain weightgrossirтолстеть, быть толстымdick werden, fett werden, zunehmen, reich werden

ON: タイ, タKUN: ふと.い, ふと.る
plump, thick, big around

ON: KUN: こ.える, こえ, こ.やす, こ.やし, ふと.る
fertilizer, get fat, fertile, manure, pamper

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
インシュリンを打つので彼女は太っていた。Parts: インシュリン, 打つ (うつ), ので (んで), 彼女 (かのじょ), 太る (ふとる)The insulin was making her fat.
L'insuline la faisait grossir.

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