Meaning of suru in Japanese

  1. Words

Definition of suru

  1. (vs-i) to do
  2. to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  3. to serve as; to act as; to work as
  4. to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  5. to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as
  6. to decide on; to choose
  7. (vs-i, vi) to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.)
  8. to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  9. to be worth; to cost
  10. to pass (of time); to elapse
  11. (suf, vs-i) verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")
  12. (aux-v, vs-i) creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go") →Related words: お願いします ,
  13. to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to →Related words: とする
  1. (v5r, vt) to print

    We ran off 50 copies of the invitation.

  2. to color or pattern fabric using a wooden mold
  1. (v5r, vt) to pick someone's pocket →Related words: 掏摸

    I had my pocket picked in the train.

そる(soru) · する(suru) 剃る

剃 Kanji Details

  1. (v5r, vt) to shave
  1. (v5r, vt) to rub; to chafe; to strike (match); to file; to frost (glass)

    Kelly struck a match and put it to his pipe.

  2. to lose (e.g. a match); to forfeit; to squander one's money (e.g. through gambling, Pachinko, etc.)

    We shot our wad.

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