Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
忘れる JLPT 5
Kana Reading
わすれる
Romaji
wasureru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to forget; to leave carelessly; to be forgetful of; to forget about; to forget (an article)
    Example sentence
    鉛筆忘れた子どもにはきちんと借り来させた I made sure that children who'd forgotten their red pencil came to borrow one.

Examples of 忘れる, わすれる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
忘れる
Plain Polite
忘れます
Negative
忘れない
Negative Polite
忘れません

Past

Plain
忘れた
Plain Polite
忘れました
Negative
忘れなかった
Negative Polite
忘れませんでした

Te

Plain
忘れて
Plain Polite
忘れまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
忘れられる
Plain Polite
忘れられます
Negative
忘れられない
Negative Polite
忘れられません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

7 strokes

forget

On'Yomi: ボウ

Kun'Yomi: わす.れる

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