Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
喘ぐ
Kana Reading
あえぐ
Romaji
aegu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `gu' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to gasp; breathe hard
    Example sentence
    彼女はその知らせあえぎながら伝えた She gasped out the news.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to suffer; to struggle
    Example sentence
    重荷喘いだ He panted under a heavy load.

Examples of 喘ぐ, あえぐ in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
喘ぐ
Plain Polite
喘ぎます
Negative
喘がない
Negative Polite
喘ぎません

Past

Plain
喘いだ
Plain Polite
喘ぎました
Negative
喘がなかった
Negative Polite
喘ぎませんでした

Te

Plain
喘いで
Plain Polite
喘ぎまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
喘がれる
Plain Polite
喘がれます
Negative
喘がれない
Negative Polite
喘がれません

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Kanji in this word

12 strokes

pant, gasp, breathe hard

On'Yomi: ゼン, セン

Kun'Yomi: あえ.ぐ, せき

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