カ, は.たす, はた.す, は.たす, は.てる, は.てる, は.て, み
fruit, reward, carry out, achieve, complete, end, finish, succeed
JLPT3 G4 S8 F258
A depiction of a tree with round *fruit* hanging from a long branch → *result* (← fruit of effort); *fill*; *fulfill*; (← fully ripe) → *carry out*; *accomplish* (← fulfill) → *limit*; *end*; *come to an end*; *die* (← final result) → *as expected* (← end up as expected); *actually* (← turn out actually to be); *be at a loss* (← come to an end of resources).
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