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あげる, 上げる, 挙げる, 揚げる
Ichidan verb, Transitive, See 手を挙げる・1
1. to raise, to elevate
See 髪を上げる
2. to do up (one's hair)
3. to fly (a kite, etc.), to launch (fireworks, etc.), to surface (a submarine, etc.)
4. to land (a boat)
Only 揚げる
5. to deep-fry
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取り上げる, 取りあげる, 取上げる, 採り上げる, とり上げる, 採りあげる, 採上げる, とりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to pick up
2. to adopt (e.g. a proposal), to accept, to take up (a topic, complaint, etc.), to listen to, to deal with, to treat, to report (news), to cover, to feature
3. to take away, to confiscate, to deprive (someone) of, to revoke, to disqualify, to cancel
4. to deliver (a baby)
5. to collect (taxes)
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引き上げる, 引上げる, 引き揚げる, 引きあげる, 引揚げる, ひき上げる, ひきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to pull up, to drag up, to lift up
2. to increase, to raise (e.g. taxes)
3. to withdraw, to leave, to pull out, to retire
4. to promote (someone to a higher position)
5. to return home
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申し上げる, 申上げる, 申しあげる, もうしあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive, Humble
1. to say, to tell, to state, to express, to offer, to extend (greetings, congratulations, etc.)
Auxiliary verb
2. to do
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仕上げる, しあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to finish up, to complete, to finish off, to get through, to polish off
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立ち上げる, 立ちあげる, たちあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to start (something), to start up, to boot (a computer), to launch (a business)
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持ち上げる, 持上げる, もちあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to elevate, to raise, to lift up
2. to flatter, to extol, to praise to the sky
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打ち上げる, 打上げる, 打ち揚げる, 打揚げる, うちあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to launch, to shoot up
2. (of waves) to dash, to wash up (ashore)
3. to finish (e.g. a theater run, sumo tournament), to close
4. to report (to boss, etc.)
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ぶち上げる, 打ち上げる, 打上げる, 打ち挙げる, ぶちあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to make a bold speech, to make a bold statement
見上げる, 見あげる, みあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to look up at, to raise one's eyes
2. to look up to, to admire, to respect
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作り上げる, 作りあげる, 造り上げる, 造りあげる, つくりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to build up, to complete, to construct, to create, to put together
2. to make up, to fabricate, to invent, to cook up
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盛り上げる, 盛りあげる, もりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to pile up, to heap up
2. to stir up, to enliven, to bring to a climax
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差し上げる, 差上げる, さし上げる, さしあげる
Auxiliary verb, Ichidan verb, Transitive, Humble
1. to give, to offer
2. to lift up, to hold up, to raise
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読み上げる, 読上げる, よみあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to read out, to read aloud, to call out
2. to finish reading, to read through
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洗い上げる, あらいあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to finish washing, to wash well, to investigate thoroughly
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追い上げる, おいあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to gain on, to put pressure on, to close in on
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積み上げる, 積上げる, つみあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to pile up, to make a heap, to lay (e.g. bricks)
2. to acquire (e.g. experience), to build (a reputation)
押し上げる, 押上げる, 押しあげる, おしあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to boost, to force up, to push up
繰り上げる, 繰上げる, くりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to move up, to advance
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乗り上げる, 乗上げる, のりあげる
Ichidan verb, Intransitive, Transitive
to run up onto (e.g. sidewalk), to run aground, to be stranded
拾い上げる, ひろいあげる
Ichidan verb
to pick up, to pick out
書き上げる, 描き上げる, 書きあげる, かきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to finish writing, to complete
2. to write down (e.g. a list), to write out
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築き上げる, 築きあげる, きずきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to build up, to establish (one's reputation)
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切り上げる, 切上げる, きりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to close (at a certain point), to cut short, to stop early, to finish (at a convenient spot)
2. to round up (number)
3. to revalue (currency)
吸い上げる, 吸いあげる, 吸上げる, すいあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to suck up, to pump up, to draw up, to absorb, to extract
2. to siphon off (profits, etc.), to exploit
3. to take up others' opinions, hopes, etc.
吊り上げる, つり上げる, 吊上げる, つりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to raise, to lift, to hang up, to suspend
2. to raise prices (artificially, deliberately)
釣り上げる, つり上げる, 釣上げる, つりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to pull in (fish), to land
巻き上げる, 巻き揚げる, 捲き上げる, 巻上げる, まきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to roll up, to hoist, to heave up
2. to take away, to rip off (e.g. money from someone)
3. to blow up (dust)
突き上げる, 突上げる, 衝き上げる, つきあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to push up, to force up, to toss
2. to pressure one's superiors
3. to burst out (of emotions, etc.), to fill one's heart
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張り上げる, 張りあげる, はりあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to raise (one's voice)
育て上げる, 育てあげる, そだてあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to raise (to maturity), to bring up, to rear, to train, to educate
買い上げる, 買上げる, かいあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to buy (of a government, public agency, etc. from a private citizen), to purchase
2. to buy up (all of something)
汲み上げる, くみ上げる, 汲上げる, くみあげる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to draw (water, etc.), to scoop up, to pump up, to dip up
2. to draw on (ideas) (from subordinates, the public, etc.), to take into account, to adopt