付き合う

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4

Grade: 2
kun'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From 付き, continuative form of 付く (tsuku, "be attached to," "belong to") + 合う (au, "act upon each other")

VerbEdit

付き合う (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana つきあう, romaji tsukiau)

  1. go out with, be dating
    あの ()って (だれ)かと () ()ってる?
    ano ko tte dareka to tsukiatteru?
    Is that kid going out with anybody?
  2. keep company with, get along with

ConjugationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • つき合う: Less common form
  • 付合う: Least common form

Derived termsEdit

  •  () () (tsukiai, association, socializing, fellowship)
  • お付 (つ)き合 (あ)い (otsukiai, association, socializing, fellowship)
  • 顔 (かお)を付 (つ)き合 (あ)わせる (kao o tsukiawaseru, meet face to face)

Related termsEdit

  • 付合 (つけあい) (tsukeai, linking poems) (obsolete)
  • 付 (つ)け合 (あ)わせ (tsukeawase), 付合 (つけあわ)せ (tsukeawase, vegetable relish with meat, garnish):
  • 付 (つ)け合 (あ)わせる (tsukeawaseru, add to)
Last modified on 16 October 2013, at 18:30