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費やす
Readings

tsuiyasu
English
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to spend, to expend, to consume

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to waste, to squander, to throw away

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to devote

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 費やす, 費やします
[does], will [do]
費やさない, 費やしません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 費やした, 費やしました
[did]
費やさなかった, 費やしませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 費やして, 費やしまして 費やさないで, 費やしませんで 費やさなくて
Kanjis
ON: KUN: つい.やす, つい.える
expense, cost, spend, consume, waste

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-5-7 FC: 5580.0


Phrases
つまらないことに時間を費やすな。
Parts: 詰らない (つまらない) (こと) 時間 (じかん) 費やす (ついやす)
Don't waste your time on trifles.

多額の金がその橋に費やされた。
Parts: 多額 (たがく) (かね) 其の (その) (はし) 費やす (ついやす)
A large amount of money was spent on the bridge.