Words — 1 found

Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
1. to be late; to be delayed; to fall behind schedule; to be overdueusu. 遅れる
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
2. to fall behind (in a race, one's studies, etc.); to lag behind; to be behind (the times)oft. 後れる
  • かのじょ彼女
  • べんきょう勉強
  • ひじょう非常に
  • おくれ後れている
She's far behind in her studies.
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
3. to be bereaved of; to be preceded by (someone) in deathoft. 後れる
Ichidan verb, Intransitive verb
4. to be slow (of a clock or watch)
Other forms
後れる 【おくれる】
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Kanji — 3 found

9 strokes. JLPT N5. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2.
behind, back, later
On: コウ
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12 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
slow, late, back, later
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16 strokes.
late, tardy, slow, delay
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Sentences — 455 found

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    • はし走らない
    • おく遅れます
    Run, or else you'll be late. Tatoeba
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