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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 隠す (kakusu)

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Kana: かくす
Kanji: 隠す
Romaji: kakusu

Type: Verb

Meaning: to hide; to conceal

Example sentences:

木の葉を隠すなら森に隠せ。
ko no ha o kakusu nara mori ni kakuse.
To hide leaves, hide them in the forest.

あなたがこの娘に冷たかったのはきっと本心を隠すため…
anata ga kono musume ni tsumetakatta nowa kitto honshin o kakusu tame.
You must have acted cold towards this girl in order to hide your true feelings for her.

なんで隠す必要あるんだよ。
nande kakusu hitsuyou arun da yo.
Why do I need to hide?

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 隠す (kakusu)

わたしにだけ事実を隠すというのは、ひどく不当だと思いますね。
watashi ni dake jijitsu o kakusu to iu nowa, hidoku futou da to omoimasu ne.
I think it’s very unfair to hide the truth from me.

ブラウンがどこか近いところに隠れていることは、もはや疑いの余地はありません。
buraun ga dokoka chikai tokoro ni kakurete iru koto wa, mohaya utagai no yochi wa arimasen.
I’m already perfectly convinced that Brown is in hiding somewhere near.

誰でも何かしら一つくらいは隠しているものです。
dare demo nanikashira hitotsu kurai wa kakushite iru mono desu.
Everyone has something to hide.

Similar words: 被う (oou); 伏せる (fuseru); 忍ばせる (shinobaseru); 匿う (kakumau); 包み隠す (tsutsumikakusu); 秘める (himeru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 隐藏 (yǐncáng), 藏 (cáng),
Korean: 숨기다 (sumgida), 감추다 (gamchuda)

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