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Ichidan verb
intransitive verb
See also: 遅刻
to be late, to be delayed, to fall behind schedule, to be overdueêtre différé, être en retard, retarderопаздыватьsich verspäten, zu spät kommen, zu spät sein, unpünktlich sein, überfällig sein, zurückliegen, zurück sein, zurückbleiben, überflügelt werden, verzagen, den Mut verlieren, nachgehen (Uhr)

ON: KUN: おく.れる, おく.らす, おそ.い
slow, late, back, later

ON: ゴ, コウKUN: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる
behind, back, later

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
アンディはけっしてデートにおくれたことはない。Parts: 決して (けっして), デート, 遅れる (おくれる), (こと), 無い (ない)Andy is never late for a date.

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