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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to build up; to establishUsually written using kana alone, esp. 成す
  • かれ
  • さっか作家
  • として
  • 成そう
  • という
  • やしん野心
  • 持っている
  • He has an ambition to make a name for himself as a writer.
2. to form; to become (a state)Usually written using kana alone, esp. 成す
  • イナゴ
  • たいぐん大群
  • なして
  • やってきた
  • Locusts came in big swarms.
3. to accomplish; to achieve; to succeed inUsually written using kana alone
  • にんげん人間
  • どうぶつ動物
  • より
  • はるかに
  • おお多く
  • いぎょう偉業
  • なして
  • きた
  • である
  • Human beings have achieved a lot more than animals.
4. to change intoUsually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • いう
  • こと
  • 成す
  • こと
  • ちが違う
  • You don't practice what you preach.
5. to do; to performUsually written using kana alone, esp. 為す
Auxiliary verb
6. to intend to; to attempt; to tryArchaism
Other forms
成す 【なす】

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