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踏み外す
Readings
ふみはずす
fumihazusu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to miss one's footing

to be off the right track, to be on the wrong pathausgleiten, fehltreten, entgleisen, einen Fauxpas begehen
Kanji
ON: トウKUN: ふ.む, ふ.まえる
step, trample, carry through, appraise, evade payment

ON: ガイ, ゲKUN: そと, ほか, はず.す, はず.れる, と-
outside

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼のしたことはひとの道を踏み外したものだ。Parts: (かれ), (こと), (ひと), (みち), 踏み外す (ふみはずす), (もの)What he did was against humanity.
Ses actes étaient dirigés contre l'humanité.

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