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足を引っ張る足をひっぱる
Readings
あしをひっぱる
ashiwohipparu
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
to hold back others from achieving success, to stand in the way of, to sabotagebehindern, jmdm. Steine in den Weg legen, sich jmdm. in den Weg stellen

Kanji
ON: ソクKUN: あし, た.りる, た.る, た.す
leg, foot, be sufficient, counter for pairs of footwear

ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

ON: チョウKUN: は.る, -は.り, -ば.り
lengthen, counter for bows & stringed instruments, stretch, spread, put up (tent)

ON: ソクKUN: あし, た.りる, た.る, た.す
leg, foot, be sufficient, counter for pairs of footwear

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
他人の足を引っ張るようなまねはやめろ。Parts: 他人 (たにん), 足を引っ張る (あしをひっぱる), (よう), 真似 (まね), 止める (やめる)
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