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Godan verb with 'mu' ending
Transitive verb
to step on, to tread onempiéter sur, fouler, piétiner

to experience, to undergo
to estimate, to value, to appraise
to rhyme
to inherit (the throne, etc.)

to follow (rules, morals, principles, etc.)treten, stampfen, auftreten, betreten, ausführen, erfüllen, ausüben, beenden, schätzen, veranschlagen, reimen
ON: トウKUN: ふ.む, ふ.まえる
step, trample, carry through, appraise, evade payment

ON: KUN: は.く
footgear, shoes, boots, put on (the feet)

ON: センKUN: ふ.む
tread, step on, trample, practice, carry through

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
私はもっと敵の抵抗があると踏んでたんだけど、むしろ中枢に進むほど敵が減ってきてる・・・。おかしいと思わないかしら?Parts: (わたし), もっと, (てき), 抵抗 (ていこう), 有る (ある), 踏む (ふむ), のだ (んです), けど (けれども), 寧ろ (むしろ), 中枢 (ちゅうすう), 進む (すすむ), (ほど), (てき), 減る (へる), 来る (くる), 可笑しい (おかしい), 思う (おもう), かしらI had expected stronger resistance from the enemy but if anything there are less of them as we advance to the centre... Don't you think that's strange?

彼女が初舞台を踏んだのは1969年であった。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), 初舞台 (はつぶたい), 踏む (ふむ), (ねん), であるHer first appearance on the stage was in 1969.

何をするにも順序を踏んでやりなさい。Parts: (なに), にも, 順序 (じゅんじょ), 踏む (ふむ), 遣る (やる), なさいNo matter what you do, you must follow the correct order.

その男は私の足を踏んだのにわびることさえしなかった。Parts: 其の (その), (おとこ), (わたし), (あし), 踏む (ふむ), のに, 詫びる (わびる), (こと), さえ (すら)The man did not so much as apologize for stepping on my foot.

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