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返す
反す
Readings

kaesu
English
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
See also: 帰す・かえす
esp. 返す
to return (something), to restore, to put back

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to turn over, to turn upside down, to overturn

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
esp. 返す
to pay back, to retaliate, to reciprocate

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to respond (with), to retort, to reply, to say back

Auxiliary verb
Godan verb with 'su' ending
after the -masu stem of a verb
to do ... back (e.g. speak back, throw back)

Auxiliary verb
Godan verb with 'su' ending
after the -masu stem of a verb
to do again, to do repeatedly

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 返す, 返します
[does], will [do]
返さない, 返しません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 返した, 返しました
[did]
返さなかった, 返しませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 返して, 返しまして 返さないで, 返しませんで 返さなくて
Kanjis
ON: ヘン KUN: かえ.す, -かえ.す, かえ.る, -かえ.る
return, answer, fade, repay

Stroke: 7 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-3-4 FC: 3130.0


ON: ハン, ホン, タン, ホ KUN: そ.る, そ.らす, かえ.す, かえ.る, -かえ.る
anti-

Stroke: 4 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-2-2 FC: 7124.4


Phrases
お金は明日返すよ。
Parts: お金 (おかね) 明日 (あした) 返す (かえす)
I'll give you back the money tomorrow.

お前は恩を仇で返したな。
Parts: お前 (おまえ) (おん) (あだ) 返す (かえす)
You bit the hand that fed you.