Words — 292 found

Noun, Suru verb, No-adjective
1. quotation; citation; reference
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Godan verb with ku ending, Transitive verb
1. to pull; to tug; to lead (e.g. a horse)
  • カーテン
  • ゆっくり
  • 引かれた
  • The curtains were drawn slowly.
2. to draw (attention, sympathy, etc.); to attract (e.g. interest)See also 惹く ひく, See also 注意を引く
3. to draw back (e.g. one's hand); to draw in (one's chin, stomach, etc.); to pull in
  • あんな
  • ほん
  • みたら
  • フツーの
  • おんな
  • 引く
  • もん
  • Obviously a normal woman would lose interest if she saw a book like that!
4. to draw (a card, mahjong tile, etc.)
  • あなた
  • 引いた
  • カード
  • あか
  • マーク
  • です
  • The card you drew was a red, wasn't it?
5. to draw (a line, plan, etc.)See also 図面を引く
  • から
  • まで
  • せん
  • ひき
  • なさい
  • Draw a line from A to B.
6. to catch (a cold)See also 風邪を引く
  • わるいかぜ悪い風邪
  • ひいていて
  • さらにわるさらに悪いことに
  • ゆき
  • 降って
  • きました
  • I had a bad cold, and to make matters worse, it began snowing.
7. to play (a stringed or keyboard instrument)See also 弾く ひく
  • ギター
  • 引く
  • ことができません
  • John can't play the guitar.
8. to look up (in a dictionary, phone book, etc.); to consult; to checkSee also 辞書を引く
  • その
  • たんご単語
  • じしょ辞書
  • ひいて
  • ごらん
  • Look up the word in your dictionary.
9. to haul; to pull (vehicles)esp. 牽く
  • わたし
  • うま
  • にぐるま荷車
  • 引いている
  • 見た
  • I saw a horse pulling a cart.
10. to subtract; to deduct
  • から
  • 引く
  • 、8
  • のこ残る
  • Two from ten leaves eight.
11. to recede; to ebb; to fade
  • はれ
  • 引く
  • まで
  • なんにち何日
  • くらい
  • かかります
  • How many days will it take until the swelling goes down?
12. to be descend from; to inherit (a characteristic)
  • その
  • さっか作家
  • ギリシャ
  • おうけ王家
  • けっとう血統
  • 引いていた
  • The writer was descended from the Greek royal family.
13. to quote; to cite; to raise (as evidence)
  • できるだけ
  • えいご英語
  • から
  • れい
  • ひこう
  • Insofar as possible, our examples will be drawn from English.
14. to lay on (electricity, gas, etc.); to install (e.g. a telephone); to supply (e.g. water)
  • かいてい海底
  • ケーブル
  • りょうこく両国
  • あいだ
  • 引かれた
  • A submarine cable was laid between the two countries.
15. to hold (e.g. a note)
16. to apply (e.g. lipstick); to oil (e.g. a pan); to wax (e.g. a floor)
Godan verb with ku ending, intransitive verb
17. to move back; to draw back; to recedeSee also 退く ひく
18. to lessen; to subside; to ebbSee also 退く ひく
19. to resign; to retire; to quitSee also 退く ひく
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曳く 【ひく】牽く 【ひく】
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1. draw (in competition); tie game
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引分け 【ひきわけ】
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Godan verb with su ending, intransitive verb
1. to move (house); to change residence
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引っこす 【ひっこす】引越す 【ひきこす】引き越す 【ひきこす】
引越す: Irregular okurigana usage.
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1. drawer
  • きれいな
  • タオル
  • ひきだ引き出し
  • あります
  • The clean towels are in the drawer.
2. withdrawal (of money from an account)not 抽斗,抽匣
3. variety of knowledge and experience useful for handling things impromptunot 抽斗,抽匣
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引出し 【ひきだし】抽き出し 【ひきだし】抽出し 【ひきだし】抽斗 【ひきだし】抽匣 【ひきだし】
抽斗: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to pull out; to take out; to draw out; to withdraw
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引出す 【ひきだす】引きだす 【ひきだす】
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Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
1. to pull; to draw; to pull tight
  • この
  • きじ生地
  • ひっぱ引っ張る
  • すぐ
  • 伸びる
  • This material stretches easily.
2. to string (lines); to run (cable); to stretch
3. to pull towards oneself (e.g. someone's sleeve)
4. to drag; to haul; to tow
5. to lead (e.g. one's followers)
6. to take someone somewhere (e.g. a suspect to the police)
7. to tempt into joining; to strongly invite to join
8. to delay; to prolong
9. to lengthen the pronunciation (of a word)
10. to quote; to cite; to reference
11. to pull the ballBaseball term
12. to wear; to put on
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引っぱる 【ひっぱる】引張る 【ひっぱる】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. moving (dwelling, office, etc.); changing residence
2. Hikkoshi
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引越 【ひっこし】引越し 【ひっこし】
引越: Irregular okurigana usage. 引越し: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to take on; to undertake; to accept; to take charge of; to assume responsibility for
2. to take over; to inherit
3. to guarantee; to vouch for
4. to contract (a disease)
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引受ける 【ひきうける】引きうける 【ひきうける】引受る 【ひきうける】
引受る: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to be caught in; to be stuck in
2. to stop by; to drop in for a short visit; to be delayed; to take time
3. to get mixed up in (trouble); to get entangled in (a problem); to be involved with
4. to fall for (a trick); to be deceived; to be cheated
5. to be on one's mind; to worry one; to be bothered by; to feel uneasy
6. to be obstructed; to be hindered
7. to splash
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引っ掛かる 【ひっかかる】引っ掛る 【ひっかかる】
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to turn back; to go back; to come back; to return; to retrace one's steps
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引返す 【ひきかえす】引きかえす 【ひきかえす】
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1. attraction (e.g. magnetic, gravitation); affinity; gravitational pull
  • ニュートン
  • いんりょく引力
  • ほうそく法則
  • かくりつ確立
  • した
  • Newton established the law of gravity.
2. attractiveness; magnetism
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to detain; to check; to restrain
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引止める 【ひきとめる】引き留める 【ひきとめる】
引止める: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Godan verb with mu ending, intransitive verb
1. to draw back; to sink; to cave in
2. to be set back (e.g. from a road)
3. to withdraw (e.g. from the public eye); to retire to (somewhere); to stay indoors; to butt out; to stay out of it
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引っこむ 【ひっこむ】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. subtractionMathematics
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引算 【ひきざん】
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to be overturned; to be reversed; to turn over; to capsize
2. to fall down; to tumble down; to topple over; to lie on one's back
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引っくり返る 【ひっくりかえる】引っ繰り返る 【ひっくりかえる】引繰り返る 【ひっくりかえる】
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Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
1. to take into one's possession; to receive; to accept; to collect; to claim
2. to take into one's care (e.g. person, pet); to take custody of; to adopt
3. to leave; to go away; to withdraw; to get out
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引取る 【ひきとる】引きとる 【ひきとる】
引取る: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to pull up; to drag up; to lift up
  • ひきあ引き上げて
  • くれ
  • Give me a hoist.
2. to increase; to raise (e.g. taxes)
  • せいふ政府
  • ちかぢか近々
  • しょうひぜい消費税
  • ひきあ引き上げる
  • つもり
  • かしら
  • Will the government raise the consumption tax soon?
3. to withdraw; to leave; to pull out; to retire
  • かれ
  • ゆうしょくご夕食後
  • じしつ自室
  • ひきあ引き上げた
  • He retired to his own room after supper.
4. to promote (someone to a higher position)
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
5. to return home
Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
6. to expedite the scheduleArchaism
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引上げる 【ひきあげる】引き揚げる 【ひきあげる】引きあげる 【ひきあげる】引揚げる 【ひきあげる】ひき上げる 【ひきあげる】
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Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
1. to drag along; to pull
  • わたし
  • おも重い
  • にもつ荷物
  • くうこう空港
  • まで
  • 引きずって
  • 行った
  • I dragged the heavy baggage to the airport.
2. to force someone along
3. to prolong; to drag out
4. to influence strongly; to seduce
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引ずる 【ひきずる】引き摺る 【ひきずる】引摺る 【ひきずる】
引摺る: Irregular okurigana usage.
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Kanji — 1 found

4 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to
On: イン
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Sentences — 843 found

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    • ひょんな
    • こと
    • から
    • ほんとう
    • こと
    • わかった
    • んだ
    • ほとんど
    • 引き
    • かけた
    • とき
    I tumbled on the truth by the merest accident, when I'd pretty nearly chucked the whole job. Tatoeba
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Names — 152 found

ひき 【引】
Family or surname
1. Hiki
ひっかけばし 【引っかけ橋】
1. Hikkakebashi
ひのこしやま 【引ノ越山】
1. Hinokoshiyama
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