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放火, ほうか

  • hōka


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'

  • arson
  • set fire to

Examples of 放火,ほうか in a Sentence

Someone set fire to the house.
The fire that broke out last night was judged to be caused by arson.
He set fire to the school building.
Jack was caught for setting fire to the house.
He set his house on fire.
What was his motive for setting the house on fire?
In Germany today, anti-violence rallies took place in several cities, including one near Hamburg where three Turks were killed in an arson attack on Monday.

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