Godan verb with ru ending, intransitive verb
1. to remain; to abide; to stay (in the one place)Usually written using kana alone
  • ここ
  • とどまっていて
  • なん何の
  • とく
  • ない
  • There is no advantage in staying here.
2. to be limited to; to be confined to; to only account forUsually written using kana alone, See also 占める
Other forms
留まる 【とどまる】停まる 【とどまる】駐まる 【とどまる】


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