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苦しい, くるしい
Conjugated: 苦しく
1. painful, difficult, tough, hard
2. distressing, (psychologically) difficult, stressful, awkward (e.g. position)
3. straitened (circumstances), tight (financial situation), needy, struggling
4. strained (interpretation, explanation, etc.), lame (e.g. excuse), forced (e.g. smile), far-fetched
Suffix, See 寝苦しい・ねぐるしい, See 見苦しい・みぐるしい, after -masu stem of verb; often ぐるしい
5. hard to do, unpleasant
苦しい、やめろ。
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なる, 成る, 為る
Conjugated: なっていました
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
1. to become, to get, to grow, to turn, to reach, to attain
2. to result in, to turn out, to end up, to prove (to be)
as ...からなる or ...よりなる
3. to consist of, to be composed of, to be made up of
4. to be completed, to be realized, to succeed, to be attained, to be accomplished
5. to change (into), to turn (into), to transform
1チームは9人の選手から成る。
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鳴る, なる
Conjugated: なっていました
Godan verb, Intransitive
to sound, to ring, to resound, to echo, to roar, to rumble
電話は繰り返し鳴っていた。
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なる, 生る
Conjugated: なっていました
Godan verb, Intransitive, Usually in kana
to bear fruit
この木は実がならない。
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綯う, なう
Conjugated: なっていました
Godan verb
to twine (fibers to make rope), to twist
泥棒を見て縄をなう。
なう
Conjugated: なっていました
Suffix, Godan verb, See 商う・あきなう, See 伴う・ともなう・1, after a noun or adj. stem
to do ...