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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 流す (nagasu)

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Kana: ながす
Kanji: 流す
Romaji: nagasu

Type: verb

Meaning: to flow; to spill; to shed (blood, tears); to wash away; to drain; to pour

Example sentences:

呻きながら、三つの傷口から血を流していた。
umekinagara, mitsu no kizuguchi kara chi o nagashite ita.
He groaned as blood flowed from his three wounds.

彼女が変なうわさを流しているらしい。
kanojo ga hen na uwasa o nagashite iru rashii.
I heard that she’s spreading weird rumors.

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 流す (nagasu)

彼女のように剛毅な女性に、まさか流す涙があるとは思わなかった。
kanojo no you ni gouki na josei ni, masaka nagasu namida ga aru towa omowanakatta.
I had never thought that women of her strong mettle had tears.

祥子は涙を流しながら椅子に倒れこんだ。
sachiko wa namida o nagashi nagara isu ni taorekonda.
Sachiko sank weeping into a chair.

Similar words:

流れる (nagareru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 流动 (liúdòng)
Korean: 흘리다 (heullida)

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