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尖る, 尖がる, 尖んがる

JLPT 2
Kana Reading
とがる, とんがる
Romaji
togaru, tongaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to taper to a point; to become sharp
    Example sentence
    きつつきは、長く尖ったくちばしつついて、にいる食べます Woodpeckers peck tree trunks with their long pointed beaks and eat insects found there.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to look displeased; to look sour; to be on edge; to be touchy
    Example sentence
    彼女言い方神経とがらせる Her manner of speaking gets on my nerves.

Examples of 尖る, 尖がる, 尖んがる, とがる, とんがる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
尖る
Plain Polite
尖ります
Negative
尖らない
Negative Polite
尖りません

Past

Plain
尖った
Plain Polite
尖りました
Negative
尖らなかった
Negative Polite
尖りませんでした

Te

Plain
尖って
Plain Polite
尖りまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
尖られる
Plain Polite
尖られます
Negative
尖られない
Negative Polite
尖られません

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