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Ichidan verb
intransitive verb
to be moved by affection, to be moved by kindnessüberwältigt werden, gefangen werden, gefesselt werden

ON: ハンKUN: きずな, ほだ.す, つな.ぐ
bonds, fetters

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
情にほだされて思わず涙を流した。Parts: (じょう), 絆される (ほだされる), 思わず (おもわず), 涙を流す (なみだをながす)I was moved to tears in spite of myself.

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