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寝転ぶ寝ころぶ
Readings
ねころぶ
nekorobu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'bu' ending
intransitive verb
See also: 寝転がる, ねころがる
Usually written using kana alone
to lie down, to throw oneself downse coucher, se jeter à terresich hinlegen

Kanji
ON: シンKUN: ね.る, ね.かす, い.ぬ, みたまや, や.める
lie down, sleep, rest, bed, remain unsold

ON: テンKUN: ころ.がる, ころ.げる, ころ.がす, ころ.ぶ, まろ.ぶ, うたた, うつ.る, くる.めく
revolve, turn around, change

ON: シンKUN: ね.る, ね.かす, い.ぬ, みたまや, や.める
lie down, sleep, rest, bed, remain unsold

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
兄は芝生に寝ころんで何時間も怠けて過ごしたものだった。Parts: (あに), 芝生 (しばふ), 寝転ぶ (ねころぶ), 何時間 (なんじかん), 怠ける (なまける), 過ごす (すごす), (もの)My brother used to idle away many hours lying on the grass.

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