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orosu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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orosu
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orosu

English Meaning(s) for 下ろす

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to take down; to bring down; to lower (a hand, flag, shutter, etc.); to drop (an anchor, curtain, etc.); to let down (hair); to launch (a boat)
  2. to drop off (a passenger); to let off; to unload (goods, a truck, etc.); to offload; to discharge
  3. to withdraw (money)
  4. to use for the first time; to wear for the first time
  5. to cut off; to fillet (fish); to grate (e.g. radish); to prune (branches)
  6. to remove (someone from a position); to oust; to drop
  7. to clear (the table); to remove (offerings from an alter); to pass down (e.g. old clothes); to hand down
  8. to expel from the body (e.g. worms); to abort (a fetus)
  9. to invoke (a spirit); to call down

Definition and Synonyms for 下ろす

Grater utensil with sharp perforations for shredding foods (as vegetables or cheese)
Synonyms: 下ろし, 下ろす, おろし金
Lour set lower
Synonyms: 下す, 下げる, 下ろす, 低める, 取り下ろす, 引き下げる, 引き下ろす, 落とす
Give estimate the duration or outcome of something
Synonyms: 下す, 下ろす
Impose impose something unpleasant
Synonyms: 下す, 下ろす, 与える, 加える, 科する, 課す, 課する, 賦する, 賦課
Trounce come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
Synonyms: やっつける, 一本取る, 下す, 下ろす, なぎ倒す, 倒す, 制勝, 打ち倒す, 打ち破る, 撃ち止める, 撃砕, 撃破, ぶっ潰す, 破る, 粉砕, 討ち取る, 転かす
Get Down move something or somebody to a lower position
Synonyms: 下す, 下げる, 下ろす, 取り下ろす
Remove remove from a position or an office
Synonyms: どく, のける, はつる, 下ろす, 削る, 取る, 廃する, 退く, 退く, 退ける
Give transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody
Synonyms: やる, ギブ, あげる, えぐる, くれる, よこす, あてがう, くださる, つかわす, くれてやる, 下す, 下ろす, 与える, 付与, 供与, 奉ずる, 差し上げる, 恵む, 手渡す, 捧ぐ, 捧げる, 授ける, 授与, 施与, 渡す, 給う, 給う, 譲り渡す, 賦する, 贈る, 贈与, 贈呈, 贈答, 述べる, 進ずる, 進ぜる, 進上, 進呈
Unburden take the burden off
Synonyms: 下ろす
Offload take the load off (a container or vehicle)
Synonyms: 下ろす
Put Down leave or unload
Synonyms: 下す, 下ろす, 水揚げ, 積み下ろす, 荷揚げ, 陸揚げ
Set In Motion get going
Synonyms: スタート, ぶち上げる, 下す, 下ろす, 打ち上げる
Launch launch for the first time
Synonyms: ぶち上げる, 下す, 下ろす, 打ち上げる, 進水
Unburden remove the burden from
Synonyms: 下ろす
Launch launch on a maiden voyage
Synonyms: ぶち上げる, 下す, 下ろす, 打ち上げる, 進水
Set In Motion give impetus to
Synonyms: スタート, ぶち上げる, 下す, 下ろす, 打ち上げる

Meanings for each kanji in 下ろす

below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »

Categories 下ろす is a member of

Transfer cause to change ownership
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Remove remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
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Estimate judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time)
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Communicate transmit thoughts or feelings
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Defeat win a victory over
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Deliver bring to a destination, make a delivery
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Set In Motion get going
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Move cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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Kitchen Utensil a utensil used in preparing food
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Empty remove
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Devalue lower the value or quality of
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 下ろす

Conjugations for 下ろす

masu stem
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oroshi
Negative stem
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orosa
te-form
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oroshite
Negative te-form
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orosanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosanai
Past Indicative Form
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oroshita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosanakatta
Presumptive Form
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orosou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroshimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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oroshimasen
Past Indicative Form
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oroshimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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oroshimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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oroshimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroshitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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oroshitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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oroshitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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oroshitakunakatta
te-form
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oroshitakute
Negative te-form
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oroshitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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oroshitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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orose
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroshinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroseba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroshitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroshitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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oroseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosenai
Past Indicative Form
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oroseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosenakatta
te-form
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orosete
Negative te-form
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orosenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosemasen
Past Indicative Form
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orosemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosarenai
Past Indicative Form
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orosareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosarenakatta
te-form
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orosarete
Negative te-form
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orosarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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orosaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosasenai
Past Indicative Form
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orosaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosasenakatta
te-form
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orosasete
Negative te-form
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orosasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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orosasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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orosaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosaserarenakatta
te-form
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orosaserarete
Negative te-form
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orosaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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orosaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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orosaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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orosaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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orosan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosazu
Classical Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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orosanu

Sample Sentences for 下ろす

After a light swim, I came up from the water and sat down on the poolside.
Please give me help in taking this down.
They forgot to lock the door.
Good. Now go down with it.
I will drop off this package at the Jones' when I go to work.

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