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gomakasu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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Root Words:

goma + kasu

English Meaning(s) for ごまかす

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to deceive; to falsify; to misrepresent; to cheat; to swindle; to tamper; to juggle; to manipulate
  2. to dodge; to beg the question (issue, difficulties)
  3. to varnish over; to gloss over

Definition and Synonyms for ごまかす

Distort make false by mutilation or addition
Synonyms: ひずむ, ごまかす, 偽る, 改ざん, ねじ曲げる, ひん曲げる, 曲げる, 曲筆, 歪む, 歪める, 歪曲
Hoax something intended to deceive
Synonyms: けれん, ぺてん, いかさま, ごまかし, ごまかす, やまかん, 偽計, 欺瞞, 欺詐, 欺騙, 瞞着, 詐取, 詐欺, 騙り, 騙る
Skulduggery verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way
Synonyms: ぺてん, ごまかし, ごまかす, 詐欺
Falsify falsify knowingly
Synonyms: ごまかす, 偽る, 矯める
Chicanery the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
Synonyms: ぺてん, いかさま, いかよう, ごまかし, ごまかす, やまかん, 枉惑, 権謀術数, 権謀術策, 欺瞞, 欺騙, 瞞着, 虚偽, 詐欺, 詭弁, 詭計
Betray cause someone to believe an untruth
Synonyms: かもる, いかさま, ごまかす, たばかる, だまかす, まやかす, インチキ, たぶらかす, だまくらかす, 乗す, 乗せる, 偽る, 化かす, 図る, 惑う, 惑わす, 惑わせる, 欺く, 欺瞞, 欺罔, 瞞着, 計る, 誑す, 賺す, たらし込む, 騙す, 騙る, 騙し込む
Cheat defeat someone through trickery or deceit
Synonyms: いかさま, ごまかす, だまかす, まやかす, だまくらかす, 偽る, 引っ掛ける, 欺瞞, 欺罔, 食う, 食わす, 食わせる, 騙す, 騙る
Tamper play around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly
Synonyms: ごまかす
Whitewash cover up a misdemeanor, fault, or error
Synonyms: ごまかす
Short-Change cheat someone by not returning him enough money
Synonyms: ごまかす
Cheat engage in deceitful behavior
Synonyms: ごまかす
Deception a misleading falsehood
Synonyms: ぺてん, ごまかし, ごまかす, 欺く, 欺瞞, 欺騙, 瞞着, 虚偽, 虚説, 詐欺
Hoax deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage
Synonyms: けれん, ぺてん, いかさま, ごまかし, ごまかす, やまかん, 偽計, 欺瞞, 欺詐, 欺騙, 瞞着, 詐取, 詐欺, 騙り, 騙る
Cheat practice trickery or fraud
Synonyms: ごまかす
Distort as of a message or story
Synonyms: ひずむ, ごまかす, 偽る, 改ざん, ねじ曲げる, ひん曲げる, 曲げる, 曲筆, 歪む, 歪める, 歪曲

Categories ごまかす is a member of

Deception the act of deceiving
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Chicanery the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
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Mislead give false or misleading information to
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Trounce come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
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Manipulate hold something in one's hands and move it
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Cover Up hide from view or knowledge
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Short-Change deprive of by deceit
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Cozen be false to
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Deception a misleading falsehood
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Falsity a false statement
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Misrepresent represent falsely
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Change By Reversal change to the contrary
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ごまかす

Conjugations for ごまかす

masu stem
gomakashi
Negative stem
gomakasa
te-form
gomakashite
Negative te-form
gomakasanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
gomakasanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasanai
Past Indicative Form
gomakashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasanakatta
Presumptive Form
gomakasou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakashimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakashimasen
Past Indicative Form
gomakashimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakashimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
gomakashimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakashitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakashitakunai
Past Indicative Form
gomakashitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakashitakunakatta
Adjective stem
gomakashita
te-form
gomakashitakute
Negative te-form
gomakashitakunakute
Adverbial Form
gomakashitaku
Provisional Form
gomakashitakereba
Provisional Negative Form
gomakashitakunakereba
Conditional Form
gomakashitakattara
Conditional Negative Form
gomakashitakunakattara
Objective Form
gomakashitasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakase
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakashinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakaseba
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
gomakasanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakashitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakashitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasenai
Past Indicative Form
gomakaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasenakatta
masu-stem
gomakase
te-form
gomakasete
Negative te-form
gomakasenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasemasen
Past Indicative Form
gomakasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasarenai
Past Indicative Form
gomakasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasarenakatta
masu stem
gomakasare
te-form
gomakasarete
Negative te-form
gomakasarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
gomakasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasasenai
Past Indicative Form
gomakasaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasasenakatta
masu stem
gomakasase
te-form
gomakasasete
Negative te-form
gomakasasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasasemasen
Past Indicative Form
gomakasasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
gomakasaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaserarenakatta
masu stem
gomakasaserare
te-form
gomakasaserarete
Negative te-form
gomakasaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
gomakasaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
gomakasaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
gomakasaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
gomakasan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
gomakasazaru

Sample Sentences for ごまかす

He laughed the matter away.
He deceives others with his appearance.
He was cheated of 100 yen.
It is wrong to cheat at cards.
This is your responsibility. It's not the kind of thing you can laugh off.

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