Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
色目を使う, 色目をつかう
Kana Reading
いろめをつかう
Romaji
iromewotsukau
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `u' ending
    Meaning
    to make eyes at; to leer; to ogle
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to ingratiate oneself; to toady; to flatter

Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
色目を使う
Plain Polite
色目を使います
Negative
色目を使わない
Negative Polite
色目を使いません

Past

Plain
色目を使った
Plain Polite
色目を使いました
Negative
色目を使わなかった
Negative Polite
色目を使いませんでした

Te

Plain
色目を使って
Plain Polite
色目を使いまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
色目を使われる
Plain Polite
色目を使われます
Negative
色目を使われない
Negative Polite
色目を使われません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

6 strokes

color

On'Yomi: ショク, シキ

Kun'Yomi: いろ

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使 JLPT 4

8 strokes

use, send on a mission, order, messenger, envoy, ambassador, cause

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JLPT 5

5 strokes

eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor

On'Yomi: モク, ボク

Kun'Yomi: , -め, ま-

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