# 引く

## Contents

## JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term |
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引 |

ひ Grade: 2 |

kun'yomi |

### PronunciationEdit

- Homophone: 弾く

### VerbEdit

**引く** (*transitive and intransitive*, *godan conjugation*, *hiragana* **ひく**, *romaji* **hiku**)

- (transitive) pull (something toward oneself)
- (transitive) pull (along); drag; drag along; bring along while going somewhere
- (transitive) bring (people) in; bring together
- (transitive) attract (someone's) attention
- (transitive) pull out; stretch; spread (something over a surface or a distance)
- (transitive) subtract; take away
- 6から4を
**引く**と2になる。**Subtract**4 from 6 and you get 2.

- 6から4を
- (transitive) (of an illness) catch
- 風邪を
**引いた**。*Kaze o***hiita**.- I
**caught**a cold.

- 風邪を
- (transitive) (of a stringed instrument; also see 弾く) play
- (intransitive) pull out; pull back; withdraw; retreat

#### AntonymsEdit

- (pull): 押す (
*osu*)

#### Derived termsEdit

### ConjunctionEdit

**引く** (*hiragana* **ひく**, *romaji* **hiku**)

- (mathematics) minus (subtraction)
- 12
**引く**6は6だ。- 12
**minus**6 is 6.

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