Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
唆す
Kana Reading
そそのかす
Romaji
sosonokasu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to instigate; to tempt
    Example sentence
    幼稚な説得とはしつこくそそのかしていた Crude persuasion is to persistently egg someone on.

Examples of 唆す, そそのかす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
唆す
Plain Polite
唆します
Negative
唆さない
Negative Polite
唆しません

Past

Plain
唆した
Plain Polite
唆しました
Negative
唆さなかった
Negative Polite
唆しませんでした

Te

Plain
唆して
Plain Polite
唆しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
唆される
Plain Polite
唆されます
Negative
唆されない
Negative Polite
唆されません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

10 strokes

tempt, seduce, instigate, promote

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: そそ.る, そそのか.す

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