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Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
1. to play (games, sports); to enjoy oneself; to have a good time
  • ふたり2人
  • こども子供
  • とお通り
  • あそ遊んでいた
  • There were two children playing on the street.
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
2. to mess about (with alcohol, gambling, philandery, etc.)
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
3. to be idle; to do nothing; to be unused
  • その
  • きかい機械
  • いま
  • あそ遊んでいる
  • The machine is lying idle.
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
4. to meet up (with friends); to hang out
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
5. to give oneself up (to gambling, drinking, etc.)
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
6. to go to (for pleasure or for study)as 〜に遊ぶ
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
7. to tease (somebody); to play (with)See also もてあそぶ
Godan verb with 'bu' ending, Intransitive verb
8. to intentionally throw a ball to lower the batter's concentrationBaseball
Other forms
遊ぶ 【あすぶ】
Notes
あすぶ: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.

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