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減らす

JLPT 3
Kana Reading
へらす
Romaji
herasu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to abate; to decrease; to diminish; to shorten
    Example sentence
    包装腐敗減らす Food packaging reduces spoilage.

Examples of 減らす, へらす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
減らす
Plain Polite
減らします
Negative
減らさない
Negative Polite
減らしません

Past

Plain
減らした
Plain Polite
減らしました
Negative
減らさなかった
Negative Polite
減らしませんでした

Te

Plain
減らして
Plain Polite
減らしまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
減らされる
Plain Polite
減らされます
Negative
減らされない
Negative Polite
減らされません

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