Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
装う, 粧う
Kana Reading
よそおう
Romaji
yosōu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `u' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to dress
    Example sentence
    おはようご飯よそって良いかしら Morning. Shall I dish up?
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to pretend; to feign
    Example sentence
    彼女無邪気装った。 She put on an air of innocence.

Examples of 装う, 粧う, よそおう in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
装う
Plain Polite
装います
Negative
装わない
Negative Polite
装いません

Past

Plain
装った
Plain Polite
装いました
Negative
装わなかった
Negative Polite
装いませんでした

Te

Plain
装って
Plain Polite
装いまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
装われる
Plain Polite
装われます
Negative
装われない
Negative Polite
装われません

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Kanji in this word

12 strokes

cosmetics, adorn (one's person)

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi:

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JLPT 2

12 strokes

attire, dress, pretend, disguise, profess

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