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消す

JLPT 5
Kana Reading
けす
Romaji
kesu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to erase; to delete; to cross out
    Example sentence
    いない部屋照明こまめに消す Take care to turn off lights in rooms when nobody's in them.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to turn off power
    Example sentence
    空気遮断して消した。 The air was blocked off, extinguishing the fire.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to extinguish; to put out
    Example sentence
    右上あるバッテン」のボタンが、ウィンドウ消すボタンよ。 The "X" button in the top right shuts the window.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to bump off
    Example sentence
    夕べラジオ消し忘れたでしょう Last night you forgot to turn off the radio, didn't you?

Examples of 消す, けす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
消す
Plain Polite
消します
Negative
消さない
Negative Polite
消しません

Past

Plain
消した
Plain Polite
消しました
Negative
消さなかった
Negative Polite
消しませんでした

Te

Plain
消して
Plain Polite
消しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

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

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