奪う

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S

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奪う (transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana うばう, romaji ubau)

  1. take by force; rob
    財布 (さいふ) (うば)われた。
    saifu o ubawareta.
    I was robbed of my purse.
  2. fascinate
    すばらしい風景 (ふうけい) () (うば)われた。
    subarashii fūkei ni me o ubawareta.
    The beautiful scenery captivated me.

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  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.