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何も, なにも
Expression, with neg. verb
1. (not) anything, (nothing) at all, (not) any, nothing
as ...も何も
2. and everything else, and all
as ...なくてもいい, ...ことはない, etc.
3. (not) at all, (not) in the least, (not) especially, (not) to that extent
過ちのない者は何も作り出せない。
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する, 為る
Usually in kana
1. to do, to carry out, to perform
2. to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into)
3. to serve as, to act as, to work as
4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
as 〜にする,〜とする
5. to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as
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刷る, 摺る, する
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to print
2. to color or pattern fabric using a wooden mold
私達は招待状を50通刷りました。
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する, 掏る, スる
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
to pickpocket, to steal
電車でポケットの中にあるものをすられた。
擦る, 摩る, 磨る, 擂る, する
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to rub, to chafe, to strike (match), to file, to frost (glass)
2. to lose (e.g. a match), to forfeit, to squander one's money (e.g. through gambling, Pachinko, etc.)
石けんを付けてごしごしこすれば汚れが落ちます。
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剃る, そる, する
Godan verb, Transitive
to shave
お父さんがバスルームでひげを剃っている。
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ことがない, 事がない, ことが無い, 事が無い
Conjugated: ことがなくて
Expression, Usually in kana, after the past tense form of a verb
1. (something) has never occurred, to have never done (something), such a thing has not happened
2. never happens, there is never a time when
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, 閑, 遑, ひま, いとま, ヒマ
NA-adjective
1. spare time, free time, leisure
Only ひま, Only ヒマ
2. time (e.g. time it takes to do something)
3. time off, day off, vacation, holiday, leave
4. quitting (one's job), firing someone, divorcing (one's spouse)
5. (being) inactive, (of one's business) slow
「そっか。暇なら掃除しといて。」「なんだそれ。兄貴をアゴで使うなよ。」
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蓖麻, ひま
castor oil plant
, 透き, すき, げき, ひま, すきけ
1. gap, space
Only すき
2. break, interlude, interval
Only げき, Only ひま
3. chink (in one's armor, armour), chance, opportunity, weak spot
4. breach (of a relationship between people)
すきを与えると魔がさすもの。
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でしょう, でしょ
Expression, See だろう・1, Polite, conjectural form of polite copula です; でしょ is less polite
1. it seems, I think, I guess, I wonder
2. right?, don't you agree?
これは本物のダイヤでしょう。
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Particle
1. indicates sentence subject (occasionally object)
2. indicates possessive (esp. in literary expressions)
Conjunction
3. but, however, still, and
after the volitional form of a verb
4. regardless of, whether (or not)
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ない, 無い
Usually in kana
1. nonexistent, not being (there)
2. unowned, not had, unpossessed
See またとない
3. unique, impossible, won't happen
Auxiliary adjective, after the -te form of a verb
4. to not be, to have not
2つの意見に大した差はない。
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ある, 有る, 在る
Conjugated: ない
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 居る・いる・1, Usually in kana, usu. of inanimate objects
1. to be, to exist, to live
2. to have
3. to be located
4. to be equipped with
5. to happen, to come about
悪いけどほかに用事があるの。
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亡い, ない
See 無い・1
dead
, ない
Suffix, Antonym: 外
within ..., inside ...
「うちで働いてみたいかね」とウッドさんが尋ねました。
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ない
Suffix, verb-negating suffix; may indicate question or invitation with rising intonation
1. not
See 忙しない, after the root of an adjective
2. emphatic suffix
僕は引退するつもりは毛頭ない。
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地震, じしん, ない, なえ, じぶるい
earthquake
地震がその地域を襲った。
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