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譲る

JLPT 3
Kana Reading
ゆずる
Romaji
yuzuru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to turn over; to assign; to hand over; to transmit; to convey; to sell; to dispose of
    Example sentence
    歴史は、古い思想新しい思想譲りながら進行する History goes on with old ideas giving way to the new.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to yield; to surrender; to concede
    Example sentence
    若い人たち譲って退職した My father retired to make way for younger people.

Examples of 譲る, ゆずる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
譲る
Plain Polite
譲ります
Negative
譲らない
Negative Polite
譲りません

Past

Plain
譲った
Plain Polite
譲りました
Negative
譲らなかった
Negative Polite
譲りませんでした

Te

Plain
譲って
Plain Polite
譲りまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
譲られる
Plain Polite
譲られます
Negative
譲られない
Negative Polite
譲られません

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