1. I〔下になでる〕
    • 彼はひげをなで下ろした
    • He stroked his beard.
  1. II〔胸を〕
    • その知らせを聞いてほっと胸をなで下ろした
    • I was greatly relieved to hear the news./I heaved a (deep) sigh of relief at the news.