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kawasu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[かわ()·]
kawasu
[()··]
kawasu

English Meaning(s) for かわす

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to dodge; to evade; to avoid; to sidestep

Definition and Synonyms for かわす

Avoid stay clear from
Synonyms: かわす, 免れる, 回避, 忌む, 忌避, 物忌み, 遠のく, 遠ざける, 遠のける, 避く, 避ける
Dodge make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid
Synonyms: かわす, かいくぐる, 回避
Avoid keep away from
Synonyms: かわす, 免れる, 回避, 忌む, 忌避, 物忌み, 遠のく, 遠ざける, 遠のける, 避く, 避ける
Avoid keep out of the way of someone or something
Synonyms: かわす, 免れる, 回避, 忌む, 忌避, 物忌み, 遠のく, 遠ざける, 遠のける, 避く, 避ける

Categories かわす is a member of

Move move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
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Stroke Order Diagrams for かわす

Conjugations for かわす

masu stem
kawashi
Negative stem
kawasa
te-form
kawashite
Negative te-form
kawasanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
kawasanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasanai
Past Indicative Form
kawashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasanakatta
Presumptive Form
kawasou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawashimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawashimasen
Past Indicative Form
kawashimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawashimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
kawashimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
kawashitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawashitakunai
Past Indicative Form
kawashitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawashitakunakatta
te-form
kawashitakute
Negative te-form
kawashitakunakute
Adverbial Form
kawashitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawase
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawashinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
kawaseba
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
kawasanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
kawashitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
kawashitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasenai
Past Indicative Form
kawaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasenakatta
te-form
kawasete
Negative te-form
kawasenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasemasen
Past Indicative Form
kawasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasarenai
Past Indicative Form
kawasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasarenakatta
te-form
kawasarete
Negative te-form
kawasarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
kawasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasasenai
Past Indicative Form
kawasaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasasenakatta
te-form
kawasasete
Negative te-form
kawasasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasasemasen
Past Indicative Form
kawasasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
kawasaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasaserarenakatta
te-form
kawasaserarete
Negative te-form
kawasaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
kawasaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
kawasaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
kawasaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
kawasan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
kawasazaru

Sample Sentences for かわす

I want to make love with you.
There was a heated argument as to who should be appointed chairman.
The trial lawyers couldn't get past the Mafia leader's stonewalling tactics.
She showed a great deal of wit in handling the delicate question.
He made his timely escape from the stock market crash.

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