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沿う
Readings

sou
English
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
to run along, to run beside, to stick to (a line)

Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
to follow (a policy, plan, etc.), to act in accordance with, to align with

Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
See also: 添う・1
also written 添う
to meet (wishes, expectations, etc.), to satisfy, to comply with, to live up to

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 沿う, 沿います
[does], will [do]
沿わない, 沿いません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 沿った, 沿いました
[did]
沿わなかった, 沿いませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 沿って, 沿いまして 沿わないで, 沿いませんで 沿わなくて
Kanjis
沿 ON: エン KUN: そ.う, -ぞ.い
run alongside, follow along, run along, lie along

Stroke: 8 Grade: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-5 FC: 3816.6


Phrases
私たちは川に沿って散歩した。
Parts: 私たち (わたしたち) (かわ) 沿う (そう) 散歩 (さんぽ)
We took a walk along the river.