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akasu
godan verb, transitive verb

English Meaning(s) for 明かす

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to pass (e.g. the night); to spend
  2. to reveal; to divulge

Definition and Synonyms for 明かす

Vindication the justification for some act or belief
Synonyms: 弁明, 弁疏, 弁解, 明かす, , 申し開き, 言い開き, 言い開く, , 証す, 証す, 証する, 釈明
Proof any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
Synonyms: 実証, 弁証, 明かす, , 裏づける, 裏付け, 裏書, , 証す, 証す, 証する, 証左, 証憑, 証拠, 証明, 証跡
Confide reveal in private
Synonyms: 打ち明ける, 打ち開ける, 明かす
Show provide evidence for
Synonyms: 実証, 明かす, 物語る, 示す, 立証, 裏づける, 裏付け, 裏書, 証す, 証す, 証する, 証拠立てる, 証明
Make Pass cause to pass
Synonyms: よぎる, 与える, 明かす, 経つ, 経る, 越す, 通す, 通る, 通り過ぎる, 過ぎる, 過ごす, 過ぎ去る
Pass accept or judge as acceptable
Synonyms: よぎる, 明かす, 経つ, 経る, 越す, 通す, 通る, 通り過ぎる, 過ぎる, 過ごす, 過ぎ去る
Spend pass time in a specific way
Synonyms: 明かす, 暮らす, 歩む, 過ごす
Evidence your basis for belief or disbelief
Synonyms: 信証, 原拠, 徴証, 拠り所, 明かす, 明証, 根拠, , 理由, , 裏づける, 裏付け, , 証す, 証す, 証する, 証左, 証憑, 証拠, 証明, 証跡
Confide tell confidentially
Synonyms: 打ち明ける, 打ち開ける, 明かす
Evidence knowledge on which to base belief
Synonyms: 信証, 原拠, 徴証, 拠り所, 明かす, 明証, 根拠, , 理由, , 裏づける, 裏付け, , 証す, 証す, 証する, 証左, 証憑, 証拠, 証明, 証跡

Meanings for each kanji in 明かす

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Categories 明かす is a member of

Judge form a critical opinion of
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Inform impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to
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Divulge make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
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Information knowledge acquired through study or experience or instruction
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Evidence your basis for belief or disbelief
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Justification a statement in explanation of some action or belief
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 明かす

Conjugations for 明かす

masu stem Form
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akashi
Negative stem Form
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akasa
te-form
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akashite
Negative te-form Form
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akasanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasanai
Past Indicative Form
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akashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasanakatta
Presumptive Form
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akasou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akashimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akashimasen
Past Indicative Form
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akashimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akashimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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akashimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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akashitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akashitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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akashitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akashitakunakatta
te-form
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akashitakute
Negative te-form Form
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akashitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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akashitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akase
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akashinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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akaseba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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akashitara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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akashitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasenai
Past Indicative Form
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akaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasenakatta
te-form
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akasete
Negative te-form Form
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akasenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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akasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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akasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasarenakatta
te-form
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akasarete
Negative te-form Form
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akasarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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akasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasasenai
Past Indicative Form
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akasaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasasenakatta
te-form
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akasasete
Negative te-form Form
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akasasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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akasasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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akasaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasaserarenakatta
te-form
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akasaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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akasaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akasaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akasaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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akasaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akasaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 明かす

The reporter refused to name his sources.
She was reluctant to reveal her secret.

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