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引く
ひく - hiku



引く
to pull


Definitions

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引く
     1. v. (ja-vp, 引く, 引ける)
     2. v. pull (something toward oneself)
     3. v. pull (along); drag; drag along; bring along while going somewhere
     4. v. bring (people) in; bring together
     5. v. attract (someone's) attention
     6. v. pull out; stretch; spread (something over a surface or a distance)
     7. v. subtract; take away
           6から4を引くと2になる。 - Subtract 4 from 6 and you get 2.
     8. v. (of an illness) catch
           風邪を引いちゃった。 - I caught a cold.
     9. v. (of a stringed instrument) play
     10. v. (intransitive) pull out; pull back; withdraw; retreat
     11. conj. (mathematics) minus (subtraction)
           12引く6は6だ。 - 12 minus 6 is 6.

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