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連絡, 聯絡, れんらく
Takes suru
1. contacting, (making) contact, getting in touch, communication, correspondence, call, message
2. connection (with a train, bus, etc.), joining (a railway line, etc.), meeting
formal or literary term
3. connection (between matters, incidents, etc.), relation, link
ここに来た時は、必ず連絡してね。
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する, 為る
Conjugated: して
Usually in kana
1. to do, to carry out, to perform
2. to cause to become, to make (into), to turn (into)
3. to serve as, to act as, to work as
4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
as 〜にする,〜とする
5. to judge as being, to view as being, to think of as, to treat as, to use as
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して, 仕手, 為手
1. doer, performer
Usually in kana
2. protagonist (in noh or kyogen), hero, leading part, main character
Only 仕手
3. speculator (in trading)
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して
Particle, See からして・1, See として・1, See にして・1, See 為る・1
1. by (indicating means of action), as (a group, etc.)
as 〜をして in modern Japanese
2. indicates patient of a causative expression
after the ren'youkei form of an adjective
3. acts as a connective
after an adverb or a particle
4. adds emphasis
Conjunction, See そして
5. and then
, くれない, べに, こう
1. deep red, crimson
Only べに
2. rouge, lipstick
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くれる, 呉れる
Conjugated: くれない
Ichidan verb, Transitive, See あげる・18, Usually in kana, the receiver is the speaker or someone close to the speaker
1. to give, to let (one) have
Auxiliary verb, after the -te form of a verb
2. to do for one, to take the trouble to do
3. to do to someone's disadvantage
友達がはがきをくれるように私に頼んだ。
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暮れる, 眩れる, 暗れる, 昏れる, くれる
Conjugated: くれない
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to get dark, to grow dark
2. to end (of a day, year, season, etc.), to come to an end, to close
3. to be sunk in (e.g. despair), to be lost in (e.g. thought), to be overcome with
冬の日は速く暮れる。
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繰る, くる
Conjugated: くれない
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to reel, to wind, to spin (thread)
2. to turn (pages), to flip through (a book), to leaf through (a book), to consult (a dictionary), to refer to (an encyclopedia)
3. to count (e.g. the days)
4. to open one-by-one, to close one-by-one (e.g. shutters)
それがいつだったか日を繰って確かめた。
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えぐる, 抉る, 刳る, 剔る, くる
Conjugated: くれない
Godan verb, Transitive, Usually in kana
1. to gouge, to hollow out, to bore, to excavate, to scoop out
Only えぐる
2. to greatly perturb, to cause emotional pain
3. to get to the bottom of things, to relentlessly bring the truth to light
傷を深くえぐってはならない、傷を新たに作ることになるから。
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
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Particle, pronounced わ in modern Japanese
1. topic marker particle
2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
3. adds emphasis
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