Words — 275 found

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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1. I see; that's right; indeedUsually written using kana alone
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成る程 【なるほど】成程 【なるほど】成るほど 【なるほど】ナルホド
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1. as much as possible; wherever practicable; if possibleUsually written using kana alone
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成る可く 【なるべく】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. growth; development; growing up; becoming an adult
2. growth (of a company, the economy, etc.)
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1. adult (esp. person 20 years old or over); grownup
  • その
  • えいが映画
  • せいじん成人
  • しか
  • みられない
  • Only adults may watch that film.
Noun, Suru verb
2. becoming an adult; coming of age; growing up (to be a man, woman)See also 新成人
  • せいじん成人
  • して
  • びじん美人
  • になりました
  • Sandra has grown up to be a beautiful woman.
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Noun, Suru verb
1. formation; establishment; materialization; coming into existence
  • あたら新しい
  • ほう
  • せいりつ成立
  • した
  • A new law has come into existence.
2. conclusion (e.g. of a deal); reaching (e.g. an agreement); approval; completion; closing; enacting; arrangement
3. being valid (of a theory, argument, etc.); holding; applying
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1. ingredient; component; composition
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Godan verb with su ending, Transitive verb
1. to build up; to establishUsually written using kana alone, esp. 成す
  • かれ
  • さっか作家
  • として
  • 成そう
  • という
  • やしん野心
  • 持っている
  • He has an ambition to make a name for himself as a writer.
2. to form; to become (a state)Usually written using kana alone, esp. 成す
  • イナゴ
  • たいぐん大群
  • なして
  • やってきた
  • Locusts came in big swarms.
3. to accomplish; to achieve; to succeed inUsually written using kana alone
  • にんげん人間
  • どうぶつ動物
  • より
  • はるかに
  • おお多く
  • いぎょう偉業
  • なして
  • きた
  • である
  • Human beings have achieved a lot more than animals.
4. to change intoUsually written using kana alone
  • あなた
  • いう
  • こと
  • 成す
  • こと
  • ちが違う
  • You don't practice what you preach.
5. to do; to performUsually written using kana alone, esp. 為す
Auxiliary verb
6. to intend to; to attempt; to tryArchaism
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成す 【なす】
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Godan verb with tsu ending, intransitive verb
1. to consist of; to be made up of; to be composed of
  • この
  • クラス
  • 35
  • めい
  • せいと生徒
  • から
  • なりた成り立っている
  • This class is made up of thirty-five pupils.
2. to be concluded (e.g. of an agreement); to hold true (e.g. of a theory); to be valid
  • きみ君の
  • りろん理論
  • なりた成り立たない
  • おも思う
  • I think your theory does not hold water.
3. to be viable (of a business, lifestyle, etc.); to carry on; to keep going
  • そんな
  • ばしょ場所
  • ほんや本屋
  • やって
  • しょうばい商売
  • なりた成り立たない
  • だろう
  • A bookstore in that location wouldn't make enough money to survive.
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成立つ 【なりたつ】
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1. (good) result; outcome; fruits (of one's labors); product; accomplishment
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Noun, Suru verb, No-adjective
1. maturity; ripeness
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1. upstart; nouveau riche; new money; new rich; coming into wealth suddenlyDerogatory
  • とち土地
  • かれ
  • なりきん成り金
  • になった
  • Land made him a rich man.
2. piece promoted to gold generalShogi term, See also 成る, orig. meaning
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成り金 【なりきん】
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Noun, No-adjective
1. imago; adult (insect)
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1. course (of events); development; progress; outcome; result
2. market order; order without limitAbbreviation, See also 成り行き注文
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成行き 【なりゆき】成りゆき 【なりゆき】なり行き 【なりゆき】成行 【なりゆき】
成行: Irregular okurigana usage.
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1. success or failure; outcome; result
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to accomplish; to finish; to fulfill
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成しとげる 【なしとげる】為し遂げる 【なしとげる】
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1. hope of success; prospects of success
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Kanji — 1 found

6 strokes. JLPT N3. Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 4.
turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach
Kun: な.る な.す -な.す
On: セイ ジョウ
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Sentences — 1766 found

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    • しんじょうてき心情的に
    • さんせい賛成
    • けれど
    • げんじつてき現実的に
    • はんたい反対
    • します
    I agree on an emotional level, but on the pragmatic level I disagree. Tatoeba
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Names — 1283 found

あきら 【成】
Female given name
1. Akira
おさむ 【成】
Given name, gender not specified
1. Osamu
さだむ 【成】
Unclassified name
1. Sadamu
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