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; to fold
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
Other forms
下りる 【おりる】


to talk about this word.