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手を組む
手をくむ
Readings
てをくむ
tewokumu
English
Expression
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
to join hands together

Expression
Godan verb with 'mu' ending
to join forces, to collaborate

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 手を組む, 手を組みます
[does], will [do]
手を組まない, 手を組みません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 手を組んだ, 手を組みました
[did]
手を組まなかった, 手を組みませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 手を組んで, 手を組みまして 手を組まないで, 手を組みませんで 手を組まなくて
Kanjis
ON: シュ, ズ KUN: て, て-, -て, た-
hand

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-4-3 FC: 2050.0


ON: KUN: く.む, くみ, -ぐみ
association, braid, plait, construct, assemble, unite, cooperate, grapple

Stroke: 11 Grade: 2 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-6-5 FC: 2791.1


Phrases
あなたは膝に手を組んで静かに座っていさえすればよい。
Parts: 貴方 (あなた) (ひざ) 手を組む (てをくむ) 静か (しずか) 座る (すわる) さえすれば 良い (よい)
You have only to sit quietly with your hands folded in your lap.