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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to raise; to elevateSee also 手を挙げる
  • しつもん質問
  • あれば
  • みぎて右手
  • 挙げて
  • くだ下さい
  • If you have a question, please raise your right hand.
2. to do up (one's hair)See also 髪を上げる
  • かみ
  • 上げた
  • ほう
  • わたし
  • 好き
  • I also prefer it with the hair worn up.
3. to fly (a kite, etc.); to launch (fireworks, etc.); to surface (a submarine, etc.)
  • はなび花火
  • しほうはっぽう四方八方
  • あげられた
  • The fireworks were set off on all sides.
4. to land (a boat)
  • かれ彼ら
  • その
  • ふね
  • きし
  • あげた
  • They drew the boat on the beach.
5. to deep-fryOnly applies to 揚げる
  • この
  • とりにく鶏肉
  • よく
  • あげ揚げらけれている
  • This chicken is fried well.
6. to show someone (into a room)
7. to givePolite (teineigo), Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to 上げる
  • あなた
  • とき時には
  • いもうと妹さん
  • こづかい
  • あげます
  • Do you sometimes give your sister money?
8. to send someone (away)
9. to enrol (one's child in school); to enroll
10. to increase (price, quality, status, etc.); to develop (talent, skill); to improve
  • その
  • みせ
  • ねだん値段
  • ぜんぶ全部
  • 上げた
  • The store raised all the prices.
11. to make (a loud sound); to raise (one's voice)See also 声を上げる
  • かれ
  • ひめい悲鳴
  • あげて
  • 逃げて
  • 行った
  • He cried out and ran away.
12. to earn (something desirable)
  • かれ
  • りっぱ立派な
  • せいせき成績
  • 上げた
  • He got wonderful results.
13. to praise
14. to give (an example, etc.); to citeusu. 挙げる
  • きしゃ記者
  • れい
  • ひと1つ
  • あげて
  • くださいます
  • Reporter: Can you give me an example?
15. to summon up (all of one's energy, etc.)usu. 挙げる
  • ぜんりょく全力
  • あげて
  • たたかえ
  • Fight with all your might.
16. to arrestOnly applies to 挙げる
17. to nominateOnly applies to 挙げる
  • わたし
  • かんがえ考えられる
  • こうほしゃ候補者
  • として
  • ポール
  • 挙げた
  • I put Paul's name forward as a possible candidate.
18. to summon (for geishas, etc.)Usually written using kana alone, Only applies to 揚げる
19. to offer up (incense, a prayer, etc.) to the gods (or Buddha, etc.)Only applies to 上げる
20. to bear (a child)
21. to conduct (a ceremony, esp. a wedding)usu. 挙げる
  • わたし
  • せんげつ先月
  • けっこんしき結婚式
  • 挙げました
  • I held a wedding ceremony last month.
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
22. (of the tide) to come in
Ichidan verb, intransitive verb, Transitive verb
23. to vomit
Auxiliary verb, Ichidan verb
24. to do for (the sake of someone else)Usually written using kana alone, Polite (teineigo), after the -te form of a verb
  • ときかた解き方
  • おし教えて
  • あげる
  • I will show you how to solve it.
25. to complete ...See also 作り上げる, after the -masu stem of a verb
26. to humbly do ...Humble (kenjougo), See also 申し上げる, after the -masu stem of a humble verb to increase the level of humility
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挙げる 【あげる】揚げる 【あげる】
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to run
  • あの
  • はし走ってる
  • しょうねん少年
  • ごらんなさい
  • Look at that boy running.
2. to travel (movement of vehicles); to drive; to flow (e.g. energy)
  • この
  • れっしゃ列車
  • とうきょう東京
  • おおさか大阪
  • あいだ
  • はし走ります
  • This train runs between Tokyo and Osaka.
3. to hurry to
4. to retreat (from battle); to take flight
5. to run away from homeesp. 奔る
6. to elope
7. to tend heavily towardesp. 趨る
  • へんしゅうしゃ編集者
  • ささいな
  • じじつ事実
  • どくしゃ読者
  • ていきょう提供
  • する
  • のに
  • きょくたん極端
  • はし走る
  • こと
  • よくある
  • Editors often go to extremes in providing their readers with unimportant facts.
8. to flash; to streak; to shoot through (e.g. pain)
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奔る 【はしる】趨る 【はしる】
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to become; to get; to grow; to be; to reach; to attainUsually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • いなくなる
  • とても
  • さび寂しく
  • なります
  • When you go, I'll miss you very much.
2. to result in; to prove to be
  • いっしゅうかん1週間
  • して
  • その
  • ニュース
  • ほんとう本当に
  • なった
  • The news turned out true in a week.
3. to consist of; to be composed of
  • チーム
  • にん
  • せんしゅ選手
  • から
  • 成る
  • Nine players make up a team.
4. to succeed; to be complete
5. to change into; to be exchanged for
6. to play a roleSee also 成り済ます
7. to be promotedShogi term
Godan verb with ru ending
8. to do ...Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo), as お+masu-stem+になる, ご+noun+になる, etc.
9. Naru
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為る 【なる】
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to live; to exist
2. to make a living; to subsist
3. to be in effect; to be in use; to function
4. to come to life; to be enlivened
5. to be safe (in baseball, go, etc.)
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活きる 【いきる】
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to stream; to flow (liquid, time, etc.); to run (ink)
  • かわ
  • パリ
  • ながれ流れている
  • The Seine flows through Paris.
2. to be washed away; to be carried
  • とうじ当時
  • きれいな
  • みず
  • この
  • かわ
  • にも
  • なが流れていた
  • Pure water was washed away to this river as well at that time.
3. to drift; to float (e.g. clouds); to wander; to stray
4. to sweep (e.g. rumour, fire); to spread; to circulate
  • デイブ
  • あやしい
  • という
  • うわさ
  • なが流れた
  • Word got around that Jeanette and Dave were having an affair.
5. to be heard (e.g. music); to be played
  • その
  • ニュース
  • ちょうど
  • ラジオ
  • なが流れた
  • ところ
  • The news has just come on the radio.
6. to lapse (e.g. into indolence, despair)
7. to pass; to elapse; to be transmitted
8. to be called off; to be forfeited
9. to disappear; to be removed
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Godan verb with ru ending (irregular verb), intransitive verb
1. to be; to exist; to liveUsually written using kana alone, See also 居る いる, usu. of inanimate objects
  • しつれい失礼
  • じょうき上記の
  • きじ記事
  • ある
  • みっ3つ
  • あやま誤り
  • してき指摘
  • して
  • おき
  • たい
  • Excuse me; allow me to point out three errors in the above article.
2. to haveUsually written using kana alone
  • わる悪い
  • けど
  • ほかに
  • ようじ用事
  • ある
  • I'm sorry, I have another engagement.
3. to be locatedUsually written using kana alone
4. to be equipped withUsually written using kana alone
5. to happen; to come aboutUsually written using kana alone
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在る 【ある】
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to be able (in a position) to do; to be up to the taskUsually written using kana alone
  • もうしわけ申し訳ない
  • けど
  • ながい長居
  • できない
  • んです
  • I'm sorry, I can't stay long.
2. to be ready; to be completedUsually written using kana alone
  • ろんぶん論文
  • できました
  • 」「
  • いや
  • ざんねん残念
  • です
  • まだ
  • 書き
  • 終えていません
  • "Is the essay ready?" "No, I'm sorry. I haven't finished writing it yet."
3. to be made; to be builtUsually written using kana alone
  • あの
  • サッカー
  • ボール
  • ほんもの本物
  • かわ
  • できている
  • That football is made of genuine leather.
4. to be good at; to be permitted (to do)Usually written using kana alone
  • トイレ
  • 借り
  • できます
  • May I use your toilet?
5. to become intimate; to take up (with somebody)Usually written using kana alone
  • あの
  • ふたり二人
  • どうも
  • できている
  • らしい
  • They seem to be in love with each other.
6. to grow; to be raisedUsually written using kana alone
  • オレンジ
  • あたた暖かい
  • くに
  • でき出来る
  • Oranges grow in warm countries.
7. to become pregnantUsually written using kana alone
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出きる 【できる】出來る 【できる】
出來る: Out-dated kanji.
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to leave; to exit; to go out; to come out; to get outAntonym: 入る はいる
  • わたし私の
  • いえ
  • おばけ
  • 出た
  • ほんとう本当
  • It's true that a ghost appeared at my house.
2. to leave (on a journey); to depart; to start out; to set out
  • アメリカ
  • がくせい学生
  • なか
  • には
  • くろう苦労
  • して
  • はたら働き
  • ながら
  • だいがく大学
  • 出る
  • もの
  • おお多い
  • Many American students work their way through the university.
3. to move forward
  • でんわ電話
  • には
  • 出なかった
  • から
  • メール
  • して
  • おきました
  • He didn't answer the phone, so I left him an email.
4. to come to; to get to; to lead to; to reach
5. to appear; to come out; to emerge; to surface; to come forth; to turn up; to be found; to be detected; to be discovered; to be exposed; to show; to be exhibited; to be on display
6. to appear (in print); to be published; to be announced; to be issued; to be listed; to come out
7. to attend; to participate; to take part; to enter (an event); to play in; to perform
8. to be stated; to be expressed; to come up; to be brought up; to be raised
9. to sell
10. to exceed; to go over
11. to stick out; to protrude
12. to break out; to occur; to start; to originate
13. to be produced
14. to come from; to be derived from
15. to be given; to get; to receive; to be offered; to be provided; to be presented; to be submitted; to be handed in; to be turned in; to be paid
16. to answer (phone, door, etc.); to get
17. to assume (an attitude); to act; to behave
18. to pick up (speed, etc.); to gain
19. to flow (e.g. tears); to run; to bleed
20. to graduate
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Godan verb with tsu ending, Transitive verb, intransitive verb
1. to waitOnly applies to 待つ
2. to await; to look forward to; to anticipate
3. to depend on; to needusu. in negative form
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俟つ 【まつ】
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Godan verb - Iku/Yuku special class, intransitive verb
1. to go; to move (in a direction or towards a specific location); to head (towards); to be transported (towards); to reachSee also 来る くる
  • おかあお母さん
  • およ泳ぎ
  • 行って
  • いい
  • Can I go swimming, Mother?
2. to proceed; to take placeSee also 旨く行く, い sometimes omitted in auxiliary use
  • わたし私達
  • それ
  • わざわ
  • とせず
  • さいぜんをつ最善を尽くして
  • がんば頑張って
  • いか
  • なくてはならない
  • We'll have to try and make the best of it.
3. to pass through; to come and go
  • これらの
  • きそく規則
  • ずっと
  • まも守られて
  • きた
  • これから
  • いつも
  • まも守られて
  • いく
  • だろう
  • These rules have been and always will be observed.
4. to walk
5. to die; to pass awayOnly applies to 逝く
6. to do (in a specific way)
7. to stream; to flow
Auxiliary verb
8. to continue
Godan verb - Iku/Yuku special class, intransitive verb
9. to have an orgasm; to come; to cumUsually written using kana alone
10. to trip; to get high; to have a drug-induced hallucinationUsually written using kana alone, Slang
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行く 【ゆく】逝く 【いく】逝く 【ゆく】往く 【いく】往く 【ゆく】
往く: Out-dated kanji. 往く: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to get on (train, plane, bus, ship, etc.); to get in; to board; to take; to embark
  • 時の
  • れっしゃ列車
  • 乗る
  • つもり
  • です
  • I'm catching the 11:00 train.
2. to get on (e.g. a footstool); to step on; to jump on; to sit on; to mountSee also 載る のる
  • そんなに
  • たくさん沢山
  • パン
  • 乗る
  • You really put that much in the sandwich?
3. to reach; to go over; to pass
  • だま騙された
  • といと言ってしまえばそれまで
  • です
  • 、「
  • うまい話
  • 乗った
  • とうにん当人
  • である
  • こと
  • まちが間違いありません
  • If you say "I was tricked," well that's certainly so but there's no mistaking that you were the one who signed up on a "sweet deal".
4. to follow; to stay (on track); to go with (the times, etc.)
5. to take part; to participate; to join
6. to get into the swing (and sing, dance, etc.)
7. to be deceived; to be taken in
8. to be carried; to be spread; to be scatteredusu. with an adverb of manner, e.g. よく乗る
9. to stick; to attach; to take; to go onusu. with an adverb of manner, e.g. よく乗る
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乘る 【のる】
乘る: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb, Auxiliary verb
1. to finish; to end; to closealso written 了る, 卒る, etc.
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終る 【おわる】了わる 【おわる】卒わる 【おわる】畢わる 【おわる】竟わる 【おわる】
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to lie down
  • わたし
  • うつぶせ
  • 寝た
  • I lay on my face.
2. to go to bed; to lie in bed
  • あなた
  • かえ帰ってくる
  • まで
  • には
  • わたし
  • 寝ています
  • I'll be in bed by the time you get home.
3. to sleep (lying down)See also 眠る
  • 昨夜
  • たいへん大変
  • つか疲れていて
  • テレビ
  • つけた
  • まま
  • 寝て
  • しまった
  • Last night, I was so tired that I fell asleep with the TV on.
4. to sleep (with someone, i.e. have intercourse)
5. to lie idle
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寐る 【ねる】
寐る: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with gu ending, intransitive verb
1. to swim
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游ぐ 【およぐ】
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Godan verb with tsu ending, intransitive verb
1. to stand; to rise; to stand upOnly applies to 立つ
  • しかし
  • あなたがた
  • なか
  • あなたがた
  • 知らない
  • ほう
  • 立って
  • おられます
  • But among you stands one you do not know.
2. to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position)Only applies to 立つ
  • その
  • だいじん大臣
  • ふせい不正
  • とりひき取引
  • によって
  • きゅうち窮地
  • 立ちました
  • The minister was in a fix over illegal dealings.
3. to depart (on a plane, train, etc.)usu. 発つ
  • ああ
  • あした明日
  • 発つ
  • って
  • Ah, you're leaving tomorrow!
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発つ 【たつ】
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Godan verb with u ending, Transitive verb, intransitive verb
1. to sing
  • ステージ
  • なに
  • うた歌いました
  • What did John sing on the stage?
Godan verb with u ending, Transitive verb
2. to sing (one's praises in a poem, etc.); to compose a poem; to recite a poemesp. 歌う, 詠う
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唄う 【うたう】謡う 【うたう】詠う 【うたう】唱う 【うたう】
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Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to ascend; to go up; to climb
  • あなた
  • 上れません
  • You cannot climb!
2. to ascend (as a natural process, e.g. the Sun); to riseusu. 昇る
  • その
  • とき
  • たいよう太陽
  • のぼる
  • ところ
  • だった
  • The sun was coming up then.
3. to go to (the capital)
4. to be promoted
5. to add up to
  • そんしつ損失
  • 100
  • まん
  • ドル
  • いじょう以上
  • のぼる
  • The loss adds up to more than one million dollars.
6. to advance (in price)
  • ぶっか物価
  • 上っている
  • Prices are rising.
7. to swim up (a river); to sail up
  • かれ彼ら
  • かわ
  • ふね
  • こいで
  • 上った
  • They rowed up the river.
8. to come up (on the agenda)
  • ぎだい議題
  • 上っている
  • こうもく項目
  • ぎろん議論
  • つづ続けましょう
  • Let's proceed with the items on the agenda.
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登る 【のぼる】昇る 【のぼる】陞る 【のぼる】
陞る: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with bu ending, intransitive verb
1. to fly; to soaresp. 飛ぶ
  • ひこうき飛行機
  • やま
  • うえ
  • 飛んだ
  • The plane flew over the mountain.
2. to jump; to leap; to spring; to bound; to hopesp. 跳ぶ
  • きみ
  • どのくらい
  • たか高く
  • 跳べます
  • か。
  • How high can you jump?
3. to spatter; to scatter; to splash; to fly (e.g. of sparks)
  • かのじょ彼女
  • 良い
  • 知らせ
  • 持って
  • がっこう学校
  • から
  • いえ
  • とんで
  • かえ帰った
  • あの
  • あき
  • こと
  • かんが考えた
  • かのじょ彼女
  • リレー
  • チーム
  • せんしゅ選手
  • えら選ばれた
  • だった
  • She thought of the fine autumn day when she had rushed home from school with the good news; she was chosen to be on the relay team.
4. to hurry; to rush
5. to flee; to run off; to escape
6. to disappear; to vanish; to fade; to thin out
7. to break off; to come off; to fall off; to blow (of a fuse)
  • ヒューズ
  • 飛んだ
  • A fuse has blown.
8. to be sent out (of an order); to fly (of false rumours, catcalls, etc.)
9. to come flying (of a punch, kick, etc.)
10. to be missing (of a page, stitch, etc.); to skip; to jump (e.g. of a conversation)
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跳ぶ 【とぶ】翔ぶ 【とぶ】
翔ぶ: Out-dated kanji.
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Godan verb with mu ending, intransitive verb
1. to be absent; to take a day off
  • かれ
  • よく
  • かいごう会合
  • やす休む
  • He often absents himself from meetings.
2. to rest; to have a break
  • かれ
  • しばらくのあいだしばらくの間
  • やす休んだ
  • He rested for a while.
3. to go to bed; to (lie down to) sleep; to turn in; to retire
  • ちち
  • まだ
  • やす休んでいる
  • Father is still in bed.
4. to stop doing some ongoing activity for a time; to suspend business
  • てき
  • こうげき攻撃
  • よあ夜明け
  • やすんだ
  • The enemy attack ceased at dawn.
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Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to descend (e.g. a mountain); to go down; to come downesp. 下りる
  • あの
  • プロ
  • スキーヤー
  • はなれわざ離れ業
  • ながら
  • やま
  • おりる
  • 好き
  • だった
  • The professional skier liked to "hot-dog" down the mountain.
2. to alight (e.g. from bus); to get off; to disembark; to dismountesp. 降りる
  • ここ
  • 降り
  • ましょう
  • Let's get off here.
3. to step down; to retire; to give up; to quit
4. to be granted; to be issued; to be givenesp. 下りる
5. to form (of frost, dew, mist, etc.)esp. 降りる
  • けさ
  • つゆ
  • おりた
  • The dew fell this morning.
6. to be passed (from the body; e.g. of a roundworm)See also 下り物, esp. 下りる
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下りる 【おりる】
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