焦らす

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  • じらす jirasu

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  • usually written using kana aloneGodan verbtransitive verb
    to tease, to irritate, to tantalize, to keep (someone) in suspense

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    • 12 strokes

      char, hurry, impatient, irritate, burn, scorch, singe

    Verb conjugation

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    Plain
    Present焦らす - じらす (jirasu) 
    Negative焦らさない - じらさない (jirasanai) 
    Past焦らした - じらした (jirashita) 
    Past negative焦らさなかった - じらさなかった (jirasanakatta) 
    Te form焦らして - じらして (jirashite) 
    Tai form焦らしたい - じらしたい (jirashitai) 
    Volitional焦らそう - じらそう (jirasou) 
    Imperative焦らせ - じらせ (jirase) 
    Passive焦らされる - じらされる (jirasareru) 
    Conditional焦らしたら - じらしたら (jirashitara) 
    Provisional conditional焦らせば - じらせば (jiraseba) 
    Causative焦らさせる - じらさせる (jirasaseru) 
    Potential焦らせる - じらせる (jiraseru) 
    Keigo (Polite)
    Present焦らします - じらします (jirashimasu) 
    Negative焦らしません - じらしません (jirashimasen) 
    Past焦らしました - じらしました (jirashimashita) 
    Past negative焦らしませんでした - じらしませんでした (jirashimasendeshita) 
    Te form焦らしまして - じらしまして (jirashimashite) 
    Tai form焦らしたいです - じらしたいです (jirashitaidesu) 
    Volitional焦らしましょう - じらしましょう (jirashimashou) 
    Imperative焦らしませ - じらしませ (jirashimase) 
    Passive焦らされます - じらされます (jirasaremasu) 

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    • Japanese sentence

      じらさないで、そのニュースを私に聞かせてくださいよ。 

      Sentence analysis
      English translation

      Stop playing cat and mouse with me and tell me the news.