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

She walked with her head down like an old woman.
She bowed to me politely.
As soon as she entered the room, I rose to my feet and made a deep bow.
They did not agree to bring down the price.
He bent his head low.

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