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~出す
verb stem + dasu/dashita
JLPT N3
Edit  Maru1
〜だす
Meaning
begin/start...
Rain started to fall.
Edit  Maru1
Formation
Phrases
じしんがおさまると、みんなかをとびだした
When the earthquake subsided, everybody started running out of the houses.
Edit  #7763 Maru1
どろぼうがけいさつをみて、とつぜんはしりだしました。
When the burglar saw the police he imediately started running.
Edit  #7765 Maru1
かのじょはわらいだした。
She started in laughing.
Edit  #8212 karekano
きあつけいはさくやさがりだしたがあさにはとまった。
The barometer started to fall last night but stopped in the morning.
Edit  #8213 karekano
あさからあめがふりだした。
It began to rain this morning.
Edit  #8214 karekano
せんしゅうからつかれをかんじだした。
I began to feel tired since last week.
Edit  #8215 karekano
Discussion and comments
Vマス+だす
Maru1
This suffix, meaning to start doing something, must be distinguished from a host of compound verbs ending in "dasu," such as 乗り出す(launch), 染出す (dye), 積み出す, (send off), など。I believe it is new Level 3.
american57
#8212 Correct: She started laughing.
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