Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 席を譲る(せきをゆずる) in Japanese

席を譲る
Kana Reading
せきをゆずる
Romaji
sekiwoyuzuru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `ru' ending
    Meaning
    to give your seat to someone; to offer your seat
    Example sentence
    老人譲るとは礼儀わきまえている It was civil of him to offer his seat to the old man.

Examples of 席を譲る, せきをゆずる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
席を譲る
Plain Polite
席を譲ります
Negative
席を譲らない
Negative Polite
席を譲りません

Past

Plain
席を譲った
Plain Polite
席を譲りました
Negative
席を譲らなかった
Negative Polite
席を譲りませんでした

Te

Plain
席を譲って
Plain Polite
席を譲りまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
席を譲られる
Plain Polite
席を譲られます
Negative
席を譲られない
Negative Polite
席を譲られません


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

20 strokes

defer, turnover, transfer, convey

On'Yomi: ジョウ

Kun'Yomi: ゆず.る

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JLPT 3

10 strokes

seat, mat, occasion, place

On'Yomi: セキ

Kun'Yomi: むしろ

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