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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 防ぐ (fusegu)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 防ぐ (fusegu)

Kana: ふせぐ
Kanji: 防ぐ
Romaji: fusegu

Type: Verb
Meaning: to defend against, to protect against, to prevent, to avert, to avoid
JLPT level: N3

Example sentences:

あの人がわが社に来てくれれば、アメリカ経済を危険にさらすような非常事態を防ぐことができる。
ano hito ga wagasha ni kite kurereba, amerika keizai o kiken ni sarasu you na hijou jitai o fusegu koto ga dekiru.
If he took the job, it would prevent a national emergency that would throw the whole United States economy into jeopardy.

任務を達成し、何万もの人命が失われかねない事態を未然に防ぐためには、前面から、横から、そしてその他のすべての方向から、大変な主導が必要なのである。
ninmu o tassei shi, nanman mo no jinmei ga ushinaware kanenai jitai o mizen ni fusegu tame ni wa, zenmen kara, yoko kara, soshite sono hoka no subete no houkou kara, taihen na shudou ga hitsuyou na no de aru.
It took a great deal of leading—from the front, the side, and every other direction, to authorize and accomplish the mission and to prevent what might have been the loss of tens of thousands of lives.

=防ぐ (fusegu)

つぎの犯罪を防ぐために、われわれは、全力を尽しておるのだからね。
tsugi no hanzai o fusegu tame ni, wareware wa, zenryoku o tsukushite oru no dakara ne.
We’re going to do all we can to prevent another crime.

衣類をめちゃめちゃにしてみたところで、人殺しが防げるというわけでもないからね。
irui o mechamecha ni shite mita tokoro de, hitogoroshi ga fusegeru to iu wake de mo nai kara ne.
To ruin one’s clothes will not be the least helpful in preventing a murder.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 防 (fáng)
Korean: 방지하다 (bangjihada)

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