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言い返す, 言返す

Kana Reading
いいかえす
Romaji
iikaesu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to talk back; to answer back; to retort
    Example sentence
    女は言い返した She retorted against him.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to say over; to repeat words; to say repeatedly
    Example sentence
    女に言い返そうとはしなかった He didn't try to answer her back.

Examples of 言い返す, 言返す, いいかえす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
言い返す
Plain Polite
言い返します
Negative
言い返さない
Negative Polite
言い返しません

Past

Plain
言い返した
Plain Polite
言い返しました
Negative
言い返さなかった
Negative Polite
言い返しませんでした

Te

Plain
言い返して
Plain Polite
言い返しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
言い返される
Plain Polite
言い返されます
Negative
言い返されない
Negative Polite
言い返されません

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