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  • on reading:
  • ショウ
  • kun reading:
  • げる   がす   がれる   あせ
  • meaning(s):
  • char, hurry, impatient, irritate, burn, scorch, singe
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がす こがす to burn; to scorch; to singe; to char
がれる こがれる to yearn for; to be in love with
がれ こがれじに pining away; dying from love
げる こげる to burn; to be burned
こげくさい smelling (or tasting) burnt
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