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おく, 置く
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to put, to place
2. to leave (behind)
3. to establish (an organization, a facility, a position, etc.), to set up
4. to appoint (someone to a certain position), to hire, to employ
5. to place (one's trust, one's faith, etc.), to bear (in mind, etc.)
それをテーブルの上に置きなさい。
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据え置く, すえおく
Godan verb, Transitive
to leave as it is, to defer
バス料金は2年間据えおかれてきた。
さておく, さて置く, 扨置く, 扨措く, 扠置く
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
to set aside
籍を置く, 籍をおく, せきをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to be enrolled (in a college, course of study, etc.), to be a member (of an organization)
一目置く, いちもくおく
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression, from the weaker player in a game of go being allowed to place an extra stone as a handicap
to take off one's hat to a person, to acknowledge another's superiority
彼はうちの社員の中でも一頭地を抜く存在として一目置かれている。
算を置く, さんをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to calculate, to divine
筆を置く, 筆を擱く, ふでをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to stop writing, to put down one's pen, to close (a letter)
脇に置く, 傍に置く, 脇におく, わきに置く, わきにおく
Expression, Godan verb
to lay aside, to set aside
その混ぜ物をかき混ぜて、泡立ったら脇に置いておきましょう。
間を置く, まをおく, あいだをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to pause, to have a short intermission
信を置く, しんをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to put one's trust in
さて。その言葉に信を置いてよいものやら。
身を置く, みをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to put oneself in (situation, environment, etc.), to surround oneself with
含み置く, 含みおく, ふくみおく
Godan verb, See お含みおきください
to understand, to keep in mind
留め置く, 留置く, とめおく
Godan verb, Transitive
to detain, to keep, to lock up, to retain, to leave (letter) till called for
何びとも奴隷の状態に留め置かれてはならない。
にしておく, にして置く
Expression, Godan verb, Usually in kana
to leave as, to view as, to maintain the status quo
問題を未解決のままにしておくのはいけません。
拠点に置く, きょてんにおく
Expression, Godan verb
to be based in (a place)
念頭に置く, 念頭におく, ねんとうにおく
Expression, Godan verb
to give thought to, to bear in mind, to keep in mind
調べて置く, しらべておく
Godan verb
to examine beforehand
捨てて置く, すてておく
Godan verb
to leave something as it is
主眼を置く, 主眼をおく, しゅがんをおく
Expression, Godan verb, See 主眼・2
to think of as the main point, to make the main purpose, to put the focus on
どっちに主眼をおくかでどちらでもいいでしょ。
置クラス, そうちクラス
Computer terminology
device class
距離を置く, きょりをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to distance oneself (from), to keep (something or someone) at a distance, to maintain a distance (from)
重きを置く, おもきをおく
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to emphasize, to attach importance to
差し置く, 差置く, さしおく
Godan verb, Transitive
to leave as is, to let alone, to disregard
委員会を置く, いいんかいをおく
Expression, Godan verb
to form a committee
下宿人を置く, 下宿人をおく, げしゅくにんをおく
Expression, Godan verb, See 置く・おく・7
to take in lodgers, to keep boarders
取り置く, とりおく
Godan verb, Transitive, See 取って置く
1. to set aside, to keep in reserve, to hold on to
2. to preserve, to save
3. to put in, to lay in, to stash away, to stack away, to store, to retain, to hold back, to keep back
捨て置く, すておく
Godan verb, Transitive
to leave as is, to ignore
言い置く, 言置く, いいおく
Godan verb, Transitive
to leave word, to leave a message
聞き置く, ききおく
Godan verb, Transitive
to listen
蚊帳の外に置く, かやの外に置く, かやのそとにおく
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to exclude (somebody), to ignore, to keep in the dark, to leave out of the loop
放っておく, 放って置く, ほうっておく, ほっておく, ほおっておく
Expression, Godan verb
to leave alone, to leave as is, to ignore, to neglect
「私の事は放っておいてよ」と彼女は怒って言った。
取っておく, 取って置く, とっておく
Expression, Godan verb, Transitive
to set aside, to keep in reserve, to hold on to
結婚資金を幾らか別にとっておきなさい。
席を取っておく, 席を取って置く, せきをとっておく
Expression, Godan verb, Obscure term
to book a seat, to take a seat