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盗み, ぬすみ
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盗む, 偸む, ぬすむ
Conjugated: 盗み
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to steal
2. to plagiarize, to steal (a technique, idea, etc.), to watch and learn
oft. as 目を盗んで
3. to do stealthily
usu. as 暇を盗んで
4. to do during scant time
Baseball term
5. to steal a base
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かねない, 兼ねない
Suffix, Expression, See 兼ねる・1, Usually in kana, after -masu stem of verb
quite capable of ..., could happen, not unlikely to
かねる, 兼ねる
Conjugated: かねない
Suffix, Ichidan verb, See 兼ねない, Usually in kana
1. to be unable to, to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do
2. to serve two or more functions or roles simultaneously, to contain (or combine) two or more features
3. to work in two or more jobs simultaneously (positions, etc.), to do alongside
4. to hesitate to do something (out of consideration for others)
5. to think of the future (as well as the present)
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