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振る, ふる
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to wave, to shake, to swing
2. to sprinkle, to throw (dice)
3. to cast (actor), to allocate (work)
4. to turn down (someone), to reject, to jilt, to dump
5. to abandon, to give up, to ruin
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ぶる, 振る
Suffix, Godan verb, Usually in kana, after noun, adjectival noun or adj. stem
1. to assume the air of ..., to behave like ...
2. to put on airs, to be self-important
振る舞う, 振舞う, ふるまう
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to behave, to conduct oneself
2. to entertain, to treat someone (to a drink), to make tea for someone (tea ceremony)
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振る舞い, 振舞い, 振るまい, 振舞, ふるまい
1. behavior, behaviour, conduct
2. entertainment, treat, feast, banquet
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振る, 揮う, 振う, ふるう
Godan verb, Transitive, See 槍を振るう
1. to swing, to wield (physically), to exert
See 威を振るう
2. to exercise (e.g. power, ability), to exhibit, to display, to wield (metaphorically)
3. to flourish, to prosper, to thrive
割り振る, 割振る, 割ふる, わりふる
Godan verb, Transitive
to assign, to allot, to divide among, to distribute, to prorate, to assess, to apportion, to allocate
いたぶる, 甚振る
Godan verb, Usually in kana
to torment, to harass, to tease
振る, からぶる
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 空振り・1, Colloquialism
to swing and miss
体裁振る, ていさいぶる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to put on airs
棒に振る, ぼうにふる
Godan verb
to make a mess of, to sacrifice, to waste
振るった, ふるった
different, eccentric, original, striking, extraordinary
容体振る, ようだいぶる
Godan verb, Intransitive
to put on airs
頭を振る, かぶりを振る, かぶりをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See 首を振る
to shake one's head (in denial)
手を振る, てをふる
Expression, Godan verb
to wave one's hand
話を振る, 話をふる, はなしをふる
Expression, Godan verb
to bring up a subject, to touch on a matter
首を振る, くびをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See 頭を振る
to shake one's head
旗を振る, はたをふる
Expression, Godan verb
1. to wave a flag
2. to show the way
采配を振る, さいはいをふる
Expression, Godan verb
to lead, to direct, to take command
威を振る, いをふるう
Expression, Godan verb
to exercise authority
腕を振る, 腕を奮う, うでをふるう
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to exercise one's talent, to display one's ability
振るわない, ふるわない
in a bad way, dull
槍を振る, やりをふるう
Expression, Godan verb
to wield a spear
大手を振る, おおでをふる, おおてをふる
Expression, Godan verb
1. to swing one's arms greatly while walking
2. to act freely, to be brazen
ルビを振る, ルビをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See ルビ・2, See 振り仮名
to write ruby characters (small furigana above or beside kanji)
話題を振る, 話題をふる, わだいをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See 振る・ふる・10, See 話を振る
to bring up a subject
尻尾を振る, しっぽを振る, しっぽをふる
Expression, Godan verb
1. to wag one's tail
Idiomatic expression
2. to flatter, to butter up, to fawn (on)
仮名を振る, 仮名をふる, かなをふる
Expression, Godan verb, See 振る・ふる・6, See 振り仮名
to add kana to, to add Japanese reading to
打ち振る, 打振る, うちふる
Godan verb
to brandish, to flourish, to wave, to swing, to shake at
大盤振る舞い, 大盤振舞, 大盤振舞い, 大盤ぶるまい, 椀飯振る舞い, 椀飯振舞, おおばんぶるまい, おうばんぶるまい, おおばんふるまい
Takes suru, yojijukugo
1. lavish feast, splendid banquet
2. corporate largess, lavish hospitality
立ち振る舞う, 立ち振舞う, たちふるまう
Godan verb
to act, to behave
勢いを振る, いきおいをふるう
Expression, Godan verb
to wield power, to exercise authority
役を割り振る, やくをわりふる
Expression, Godan verb
to assign a role to an actor
怖気を振る, おぞけを振る, おぞけをふるう, おじけをふるう
Expression, Godan verb
to be horrified, to be filled with trepidation
大鉈を振る, 大なたを振る, おおなたをふるう
Expression, Godan verb, Archaism, Idiomatic expression
to make drastic cuts, to take an axe to