Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
解ける JLPT 1
Kana Reading
とける
Romaji
tokeru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to be solved
    Example sentence
    靴ひもがとけた。 My shoelaces came undone.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to loosen; to come untied
    Example sentence
    ちょっとタンマクツのヒモがほどけちゃった Ah, hold a mo. My shoe lace's come undone.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to be removed (e.g. restrictions); to be cleared (e.g. misunderstandings); to be broken (e.g. spells, curses)
    Example sentence
    本当こというと、この問題解けなかった。 To tell the truth I didn't solve this question.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to melt
    Example sentence
    解ける戻る Ice turns back into water when it melts.

Examples of 解ける, とける in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
解ける
Plain Polite
解けます
Negative
解けない
Negative Polite
解けません

Past

Plain
解けた
Plain Polite
解けました
Negative
解けなかった
Negative Polite
解けませんでした

Te

Plain
解けて
Plain Polite
解けまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
解けられる
Plain Polite
解けられます
Negative
解けられない
Negative Polite
解けられません

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JLPT 3

13 strokes

unravel, notes, key, explanation, understanding, untie, undo, solve, answer, cancel, absolve, explain, minute

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