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しまう, 仕舞う, 終う, 了う, 蔵う
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to finish, to stop, to end, to put an end to, to bring to a close
2. to close (a business, etc.), to close down, to shut down, to shut up
3. to put away, to put back, to keep, to store
Auxiliary verb, after the -te form of a verb
4. to do completely, to finish
5. to do accidentally, to do without meaning to, to happen to do
本とノートをしまいなさい。
しもうた, 仕舞う
Expression, See しまった, Usually in kana, Dialect: Kansai-ben
darn it!, darn!, oops!, oh dear!, oh no!
仕舞う, 手じまう, てじまう
Godan verb, Transitive, See 手仕舞い・てじまい, Finance term
to close a position
仕舞うた屋, 仕舞屋, しもうたや
store that has been gone out of business, household that lives without carrying on a business
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