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陰で, かげで
behind one's back
おかげで, お陰で, お蔭で, 御蔭で, 御陰で
Expression, See お蔭・おかげ・3, Usually in kana
thanks to ..., owing to ..., because of ...
陰で動く, かげでうごく
Godan verb
to act behind the scenes
陰で憩う, こかげでいこう
Expression, Godan verb
to take a rest under a tree, to rest in the shade of a tree
陰で糸を引く, かげでいとをひく
Expression, Godan verb
to pull wires, to pull strings
陰で悪口を言う, かげでわるくちをいう
Expression, Godan verb
to insult someone behind their back
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