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明かす
Readings
あかす
akasu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
See also: 語り明かす
to pass (e.g. the night), to spendpasser (la nuit)

to reveal, to divulgedivulguer, révéler (secret)(die Nacht) verbringen, ein Geheimnis anvertrauen, gestehen, beichten
Kanji
ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼は寝ずに一夜を明かした。Parts: (かれ), 寝る (ねる), 一夜 (いちや), 明かす (あかす)He sat up all night.
He stayed up all night.

これは秘密です。他人に明かさないでください。Parts: 此れ (これ), 秘密 (ひみつ), 他人 (たにん), 明かす (あかす), 下さい (ください)This is a secret. Keep it to yourself.

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