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  • on reading:
  • トウ
  • kun reading:
  • げる   がす   のがす   のがれる
  • meaning(s):
  • escape, flee, shirk, evade, set free
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がす にがす to let loose; to set free; to let escape
にげ escape; getaway; evasion
げる にげる to escape; to run away
れる にげかくれる to run away and hide
びる にげのびる to make good one's escape