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合う
Readings

au
おう
ou

Irregular kana usage
English
Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
to come together, to merge, to unite, to meet

Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
to fit, to match, to suit, to agree with, to be correct

Godan verb with 'u' ending
Intransitive verb
to be profitable, to be equitable

Auxiliary verb
Godan verb with 'u' ending
after the -masu stem of a verb
to do ... to each other, to do ... together

Grammar
合う: Vm, verb~together, mutually
Conjugated forms
Present, Future 合う, 合います
[does], will [do]
合わない, 合いません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 合った, 合いました
[did]
合わなかった, 合いませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 合って, 合いまして 合わないで, 合いませんで 合わなくて
Kanjis
ON: ゴウ, ガッ, カッ KUN: あ.う, -あ.う, あ.い, あい-, -あ.い, -あい, あ.わす, あ.わせる, -あ.わせる
fit, suit, join, 0.1

Stroke: 6 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 2-2-4 FC: 8060.0


Phrases
2人の女性はお互い微笑みあった。
Parts: 二人 (ふたり) 女性 (じょせい) お互い (おたがい) 微笑む (ほほえむ) 合う (あった)
The two ladies smiled at each other.

このチョッキは前が合わない。
Parts: 此の (この) チョッキ (まえ) 合う (あう)
This waistcoat won't meet at the front.

この白いコートはあなたによく合うでしょう。
Parts: 此の (この) 白い (しろい) コート 貴方 (あなた) 良く (よく) 合う (あう) でしょう (でしょ)
This white coat will look very nice on you.

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