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一歩下がる
Readings
いっぽさがる
ipposagaru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to take a step backwardeinen Schritt zurücktreten

Kanji
ON: イチ, イツKUN: ひと-, ひと.つ
one, one radical (no.1)

ON: ホ, ブ, フKUN: ある.く, あゆ.む
walk, counter for steps

ON: カ, ゲKUN: した, お.ろす, くだ.さる, -くだ.す, くだ.す, くだ.り, くだ.る, さ.がる, さ.げる, もと, しも, お.りる
below, down, descend, give, low, inferior

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
もう一歩下がると、崖から落ちるよ。Parts: もう, 一歩下がる (いっぽさがる), (がけ), から, 落ちる (おちる)Another step, and you'll fall over the cliff.

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