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きつい, キツい
Conjugated: きつく
sometimes written 緊い
1. tough, hard, severe, demanding, harsh
2. determined, strong-minded, forceful, formidable, fierce
3. strong (e.g. sunlight, alcohol), intense
4. (too) tight, constricting, close
5. extreme, unusually strong
トムは頭にきつい一発を受けた。
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パーマ
See パーマネントウエーブ, Abbreviation
perm (hairstyle), permanent wave
あまりきつくパーマをかけないでください。
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Particle
1. indicates direct object of action
2. indicates subject of causative expression
3. indicates an area traversed
4. indicates time (period) over which action takes place
5. indicates point of departure or separation of action
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かける, 掛ける, 懸ける
Conjugated: かけないで
Ichidan verb, Transitive, See 壁にかける, Usually in kana
1. to hang up (e.g. a coat, a picture on the wall), to let hang, to suspend (from), to hoist (e.g. sail), to raise (e.g. flag)
2. to put on (e.g. a blanket), to put on top of, to cover, to lay, to spread
See 眼鏡を掛ける
3. to put on (glasses, etc.), to wear (a necklace, etc.)
See 電話を掛ける
4. to make (a call)
See 時間を掛ける
5. to spend (time, money), to expend, to use
どうぞおかけ下さい。
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欠ける, 缺ける, 闕ける, かける
Conjugated: かけないで
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to chip, to be chipped, to break (off), to be damaged
2. to be missing (from a set, team, etc.), to be absent, to become lost
3. to be lacking (in), to be short (of), to be deficient, to be wanting (in)
Antonym: 満ちる・みちる・2, also 虧ける
4. to wane (of the moon), to go into eclipse
メアリーは思いやりに欠けている。
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賭ける, かける
Conjugated: かけないで
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to wager, to bet, to risk, to stake, to gamble
私はその馬に5ポンド賭けた。
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かける, 架ける
Conjugated: かけないで
Ichidan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana, sometimes written 掛ける
to suspend between two points, to build (a bridge, etc.), to put up on something (e.g. legs up on table)
ジェーンは背を木にもたれかけて待っていた。
駆ける, 駈ける, かける
Conjugated: かけないで
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to run, to dash, to race
2. to gallop (on horseback), to canter
Archaism
3. to advance (against one's enemy), to charge (on horseback)
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書く, かく
Conjugated: かけないで
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to write, to compose, to pen
See 描く・かく・1
2. to draw, to paint
ここにあなたの名前をかいてくれませんか。
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描く, 画く, えがく, かく
Conjugated: かけないで
Godan verb, Transitive, See 書く・2
1. to draw, to paint, to sketch
Only えがく
2. to depict, to describe
3. to picture in one's mind, to imagine
4. to form a certain shape (e.g. path of an action, appearance of an object, etc.)
やっと絵を描き終えた。
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欠く, 闕く, かく
Conjugated: かけないで
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to chip, to nick, to break, to crack
2. to lack
彼は人間としての感情を欠いていた。
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かく, 掻く, 搔く
Conjugated: かけないで
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to scratch
See 汗をかく
2. to perspire
3. to shovel, to paddle
先生の言葉でメアリーは冷や汗をかいた。
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舁く, かく
Conjugated: かけないで
Godan verb, Transitive
to carry on one's shoulders (esp. of two or more people carrying a palanquin, etc.)
ください, 下さい
Expression, Usually in kana, Honorific or respectful
1. please (give me)
after te-form of a verb or a noun prefixed with o- or go-
2. please (do for me)
あなたの切手帳を見せてください。
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くださる, 下さる
Conjugated: ください
Godan verb, Honorific or respectful, Usually in kana
1. to give, to confer, to bestow
2. to kindly do for one, to oblige, to favour, to favor
もう一度言ってくださいますか。
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