払う

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Grade: S

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払う ‎(shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 拂う, godan conjugation, hiragana はらう, romaji harau)

  1. to drive away, to get rid of
    •  () (はえ) (はら)
      te de hae o harau
      to whisk flies off
    • 蜘蛛 (くも) () (はら)
      kumo no su o harau
      to remove spiderwebs
  2. to give away, to pay
    • 給料 (きゅうりょう) (はら)
      kyūryō o harau
      to pay salary
    • 犠牲 (ぎせい) (はら)
      gisei o harau
      to make a sacrifice
  3. to empty
    • 部屋 (へや) (はら)
      heya o harau
      to clear out the room

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