Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
詰まる JLPT 2
Kana Reading
つまる
Romaji
tsumaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to be blocked; to be packed
    Example sentence
    涙腺が詰まっていると言われました I was told my tear duct was blocked.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to hit the ball near the handle of the bat (baseball)
    Example sentence
    明日はあなたはつまっています Are you engaged for tomorrow?

Examples of 詰まる, つまる in a sentence

  • 涙腺が詰まっていると言われました

    I was told my tear duct was blocked.

  • 明日はあなたはつまっています

    Are you engaged for tomorrow?

  • が詰まった。

    My nose is stuffed up.

  • がつまっています。

    I have a stuffed-up nose.

  • 彼女来週ずっと先約がつまっている。

    She is booked up all next week.

  • 彼女パンに詰まらせた。

    She got a piece of bread stuck in her throat.


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
詰まる
Plain Polite
詰まります
Negative
詰まらない
Negative Polite
詰まりません

Past

Plain
詰まった
Plain Polite
詰まりました
Negative
詰まらなかった
Negative Polite
詰まりませんでした

Te

Plain
詰まって
Plain Polite
詰まりまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
詰まられる
Plain Polite
詰まられます
Negative
詰まられない
Negative Polite
詰まられません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

13 strokes

packed, close, pressed, reprove, rebuke, blame

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