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回る廻る
Readings
まわる
mawaru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
See also: ぐるぐる, 1
to turn, to revolvepivoter, tourner

to visit several placesvisiter plusieurs lieux
to function well
to pass a certain timekreisen, sich drehen, rotieren, wirbeln, umlaufen, zirkulieren, herumgehen, abbiegen, an der Reihe sein, die Runde machen, um sich greifen, von einem Ort zum anderen gehen, eine Rundreise machen
Kanji
ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, -まわ.る, -まわ.り, まわ.す, -まわ.す, まわ.し-, -まわ.し, もとお.る, か.える
-times, round, game, revolve, counter for occurrences

ON: カイ, エKUN: まわ.る, まわ.す, もとお.る, めぐ.る, めぐ.らす
round, game, revolve, go around, circumference

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
観光客は店を次々に見て回った。Parts: 観光客 (かんこうきゃく), (みせ), 次々 (つぎつぎ), 見る (みる), 回る (もとおる)The tourists wandered around the stores.

このハンドルはどうしても回らない。Parts: 此の (この), ハンドル, 如何しても (どうしても), 回る (まわる)This handle will not turn.
Ce volant est impossible à tourner.

お昼を少し回った時に彼が来た。Parts: お昼 (おひる), 少し (すこし), 回る (まわる), (とき), (かれ), 来る (くる)He came a little after noon.

あの人がいないと我が社は回っていかない。Parts: 彼の (あの), (ひと), 居る (いる), 我が社 (わがしゃ), 回る (まわる), 行く (いく)Without him our company would cease to function.

「何をさしあげましょうか」「いや、けっこう。ただ見て回っているだけだから」Parts: (なに), 差し上げる (さしあげる), (いいえ), 結構 (けっこう), (ただ), 見る (みる), 回る (まわる), (だけ), だから"Can I help you?" "No, thank you. I'm just looking around."

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