Jisho

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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to come near; to approach
  • わたし私達
  • とうげ
  • さしかかる
  • ころ
  • あめ
  • になった
  • It began to rain as we came near the pass.
2. to be on the verge of; to be about to
  • こうしょう交渉
  • とても
  • びみょう微妙な
  • だんかい段階
  • さしかかっている
  • The negotiations are at a very delicate stage.
3. to overhang; to hang over
Other forms
差しかかる 【さしかかる】差し掛る 【さしかかる】

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