Definition of 下げる

さげるsageru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to hang; to suspend; to wear (e.g. decoration)
  • to lower; to reduce; to bring down
  • to demote; to move back; to pull back
  • to clear (plates); to remove (food, etc. from table or altar)

Example Sentences

彼女kanojoha老婆roubaのようにnoyouniatamawo下げてsagete歩いたaruita
She walked with her head down like an old woman.
彼女kanojohawatashini丁寧teineiniatamawo下げたsageta
She bowed to me politely.
彼女kanojoga部屋heyani入るhairutowatashihaすぐにsuguni立ち上がりtachiagari深々とfukabukatoatamawo下げたsageta
As soon as she entered the room, I rose to my feet and made a deep bow.
彼らkarerahaそのsononewo下げるsageruことkotoni同意douiしなかったshinakatta
They did not agree to bring down the price.
kareha深々とfukabukatoatamawo下げたsageta
He bent his head low.

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