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向上, こうじょう
Takes suru
elevation, rise, improvement, advancement, progress
近代的方法で産業は向上した。
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する, 為る
Conjugated: させましょう
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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せる, させる
Conjugated: させましょう
Auxiliary verb, Ichidan verb, せる is for 五段 verbs, させる for 一段; follows the imperfective form of (v5) and (vs) verbs; senses 1-3 of せる are sometimes abbreviated as 〜す
1. auxiliary verb indicating the causative
Humble, usu. as 〜(さ)せてもらう, 〜(さ)せていただく, etc.
2. auxiliary verb indicating that one has been granted the permission to do something
Honorific or respectful, as 〜(さ)せられる, 〜あら(さ)せられる, 〜(さ)せ給う, etc.
3. auxiliary verb used as an honorific for others' actions
させる
Conjugated: させましょう
Ichidan verb, Transitive, See する・1
1. to make (someone) do
2. to allow (someone) to do
あなたの運転免許証をちょっと拝見させて下さい。
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刺す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to pierce, to stab, to prick, to stick, to thrust
See 螫す
2. to sting, to bite
3. to sew, to stitch, to embroider
See 差す・11
4. to pole (a boat)
5. to catch (with a limed pole)
蚊にたくさん刺されました。
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指す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to point
2. to nominate, to select someone, to specify some person
3. to identify, to indicate, to point out
Shogi term
4. to play (a game of shogi), to move (a piece)
See 差す・7
5. to extend one's arm straight ahead (in dance)
&という記号は、andを指す。
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差す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 射す
1. to shine
2. to be visible
3. to be tinged with
4. to rise (of water levels), to flow in
See 気が差す, See 魔が差す
5. to be felt (i.e. as an emotion), to come over one
彼は雨の中を傘もささずに歩きつづけた。
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さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to make (someone) do
2. to allow (someone) to
Auxiliary verb, aux. verb indicating the causative
3. to let, to cause
aux. verb indicating the granting of permission
4. to be permitted to
Honorific or respectful, aux. verb used as an honorific for others' actions
5. to do
注す, 点す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive, See 差す・さす・12, esp. 注す
1. to pour, to add (liquid), to serve (drinks)
See 差す・さす・13, esp. 点す
2. to put on (lipstick, etc.), to apply, to colour, to dye
See 差す・さす・14
3. to light (a fire), to burn
私は歴史の小さな事柄に注意を注した。
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射す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 差す・1
to shine
雲間が開け光が射した。
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挿す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive, See 差す・8
1. to insert, to put in
See 挿し木
2. to plant (a cutting), to strike
See 挿し花
3. to arrange (flowers)
See 差す・9
4. to wear (a sword) in one's belt
See 鎖す・さす・1
5. to shut, to close, to lock, to fasten
彼はボタンの穴に花を挿した。
螫す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb
to sting (i.e. bee, wasp, etc.)
止す, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Suffix, Godan verb, See 差す・さす・16, after the -masu stem of a verb
to stop in the midst of, to leave undone
恥の上塗りはよせ。
閉ざす, 鎖す, とざす, さす
Conjugated: させましょう
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to shut, to close, to fasten, to lock
Only とざす
2. to block (a street, entrance, etc.)
usu. in the passive
3. to shut in (with snow, ice, etc.), to shut off, to cut off, to cover (e.g. in darkness)
4. to consume (with negative feelings), to fill (e.g. with sadness), to bury (e.g. in grief)
湖は氷に閉ざされた。
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