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Reading and JLPT level
催す JLPT 1
Kana Reading
もよおす
Romaji
moyōsu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to hold (a meeting); to give (a dinner); to show signs of
    Example sentence
    結婚式天候かかわらず催されるだろう The wedding ceremony will be held regardless of the weather.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to feel (sensation, emotion, etc.)
    Example sentence
    毎年祭り催される Every year, a festival is held when it is the best time to see the cherry trees.

Examples of 催す, もよおす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
催す
Plain Polite
催します
Negative
催さない
Negative Polite
催しません

Past

Plain
催した
Plain Polite
催しました
Negative
催さなかった
Negative Polite
催しませんでした

Te

Plain
催して
Plain Polite
催しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

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

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

13 strokes

sponsor, hold (a meeting), give (a dinner)

On'Yomi: サイ

Kun'Yomi: もよう.す, もよお.す

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