Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
精を出す
Kana Reading
せいをだす
Romaji
seiwodasu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Expressions (phrases, clauses, etc.), Godan verb with `su' ending
    Meaning
    to work hard; to work diligently
    Example sentence
    彼女仕事精を出している She's hard at it.

Examples of 精を出す, せいをだす in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
精を出す
Plain Polite
精を出します
Negative
精を出さない
Negative Polite
精を出しません

Past

Plain
精を出した
Plain Polite
精を出しました
Negative
精を出さなかった
Negative Polite
精を出しませんでした

Te

Plain
精を出して
Plain Polite
精を出しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
精を出される
Plain Polite
精を出されます
Negative
精を出されない
Negative Polite
精を出されません

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JLPT 3

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refined, ghost, fairy, energy, vitality, semen, excellence, purity, skill

On'Yomi: セイ, ショウ, シヤウ

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exit, leave, go out, come out, put out, protrude

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