Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
身をかわす, 身を躱す
Kana Reading
みをかわす
Romaji
miwokawasu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `su' ending
    Meaning
    to dodge; to evade
    Example sentence
    クリスは素早く身をかわした Chris nimbly dodged the attack!

Examples of 身をかわす, 身を躱す, みをかわす in a sentence

  • クリスは素早く身をかわした

    Chris nimbly dodged the attack!


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
身をかわす
Plain Polite
身をかわします
Negative
身をかわさない
Negative Polite
身をかわしません

Past

Plain
身をかわした
Plain Polite
身をかわしました
Negative
身をかわさなかった
Negative Polite
身をかわしませんでした

Te

Plain
身をかわして
Plain Polite
身をかわしまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
身をかわされる
Plain Polite
身をかわされます
Negative
身をかわされない
Negative Polite
身をかわされません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

7 strokes

somebody, person, one's station in life

On'Yomi: シン

Kun'Yomi:

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13 strokes

dodge, parry, avoid

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: かわ.す

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