Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
掻き消す, かき消す
Kana Reading
かきけす
Romaji
kakikesu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to erase
    Example sentence
    悪霊突然咆哮かき消される His voice was drowned out by the wraith's sudden howl.

Examples of 掻き消す, かき消す, かきけす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
掻き消す
Plain Polite
掻き消します
Negative
掻き消さない
Negative Polite
掻き消しません

Past

Plain
掻き消した
Plain Polite
掻き消しました
Negative
掻き消さなかった
Negative Polite
掻き消しませんでした

Te

Plain
掻き消して
Plain Polite
掻き消しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
掻き消される
Plain Polite
掻き消されます
Negative
掻き消されない
Negative Polite
掻き消されません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

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extinguish, blow out, turn off, neutralize, cancel

On'Yomi: ショウ

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