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起こす, 起す, おこす
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to raise, to raise up, to set up, to pick up
2. to wake, to wake up, to waken, to awaken
See 熾す・おこす
3. to cause, to bring about, to lead to, to trigger, to give rise to, to create, to generate (e.g. heat, electricity), to produce
See 興す・おこす・2
4. to start, to begin, to launch, to establish, to found, to open
5. to plough, to plow, to till
これが彼にかんしゃくを起こさせた。
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引き起こす, 引きおこす, ひき起こす, 引き起す, 引起す, 引起こす, ひき起す, 惹き起こす, 惹き起す, ひきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to cause, to induce, to bring about, to provoke
引き起こす, etc. only
2. to pull upright, to help up (e.g. a fallen person)
その事故は交通渋滞を引き起こした。
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巻き起こす, 巻き起す, まきおこす
Godan verb
to create (a sensation), to give rise to (controversy)
そのニュースは大評判を巻き起こした。
思い起こす, 思い起す, 思起す, おもいおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to recall, to remember
その団体は騒音が有害なことを人々に思い起こされるためにポスターを掲げた。
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呼び起こす, 呼び起す, 呼起こす, 呼起す, 喚び起こす, 喚び起す, よびおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to wake (someone) up (by calling for them), to awaken
2. to call (to mind), to bring back (memories), to evoke, to arouse (e.g. interest)
戦いは人間の獣性をよびおこす。
掘り起こす, 掘り起す, 掘起す, ほりおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to dig up, to unearth, to uncover
それに、もう庭も掘り起こしてしまったのよ。
助け起こす, たすけおこす
Godan verb
to help up
切り起こす, きりおこす
Godan verb
to open up waste land for cultivation
鋤き起こす, 鋤き起す, 鋤起こす, 鋤起す, すきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to turn over soil, to dig or plow up (plough)
振り起こす, 振り起す, 振起こす, 振起す, ふりおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to stir up, to stimulate
かき起こす, 掻き起こす, 掻起す, かき起す, 掻き起す, 搔き起こす, 搔き起す, かきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to stir up (e.g. a fire)
事を起こす, ことを起こす, ことをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to cause trouble, to cause a disturbance
扶け起こす, たすけおこす
Godan verb
to help a person to his (her) feet
畑を起こす, はたけをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to plow a field, to plough a field
乱を起こす, らんをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to rise in rebellion
身を起こす, みをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
1. to get up (e.g. from bed)
2. to make one's way in the world, to achieve in life
がばっと気合を入れて身を起こした。
描き起こす, 描き起す, かきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to begin drawing, to begin painting
体を起こす, からだをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to rise, to raise up, to straighten up, to sit up, to stand up
揺すり起こす, ゆすりおこす
Godan verb
to shake someone awake
会社を起こす, かいしゃをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to set up a company
癇癪を起こす, かんしゃくを起こす, かんしゃくをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to lose one's temper, to throw a tantrum
彼はかんしゃくをおこして私をののしり始めた。
やけを起こす, ヤケを起こす, 自棄を起こす, 焼けを起こす, やけをおこす, ヤケをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to become desperate, to give way to despair
上体を起こす, 上体をおこす, じょうたいをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to straighten up, to sit upright
御竈を起こす, 御釜を興す, お竈を起こす, お竈を興す, おかまをおこす
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression, Obsolete term
to make a fortune
裁判を起こす, さいばんをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to file a lawsuit, to go to court, to go to trial
奮い起こす, 奮い起す, ふるいおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to muster (e.g. courage), to gather, to collect, to pluck up
私は勇気を奮い起こし中に入っていった。
揺り起こす, ゆりおこす
Godan verb
to shake someone awake
突然私は誰かに揺り起こされた。
説き起こす, 説き起す, 説起こす, 説起す, ときおこす
Godan verb, Intransitive
to begin an explanation (argument, story, etc.)
寝た子を起こす, ねたこをおこす
Expression, Godan verb, Idiomatic expression
to disturb the water, to wake a sleeping dog, to wake a sleeping child
上半身を起こす, じょうはんしんをおこす
Expression, Godan verb
to sit up
抱き起こす, 抱き起す, だきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to lift (a person) in one's arms, to help (a person) sit up
書き起こす, 書き起す, かきおこす
Godan verb, Transitive
to start writing, to begin (a book, letter, etc.)
勇気を奮い起こす, ゆうきをふるいおこす
Expression, Godan verb, See 勇気を出す
to muster up one's courage
勇気を奮い起こして本当のことを言いなさい。