Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
空く JLPT 4
Kana Reading
すく
Romaji
suku
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ku' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to become less crowded; to thin out; to get empty
    Example sentence
    が空いてから食ったんだ I'm so hungry, I ate it.
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to be hungry
    Example sentence
    私達はまだあまりお腹は空いていない。 We aren't very hungry yet.

Examples of 空く, すく in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
空く
Plain Polite
空きます
Negative
空かない
Negative Polite
空きません

Past

Plain
空いた
Plain Polite
空きました
Negative
空かなかった
Negative Polite
空きませんでした

Te

Plain
空いて
Plain Polite
空きまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
空かれる
Plain Polite
空かれます
Negative
空かれない
Negative Polite
空かれません

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JLPT 5

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empty, sky, void, vacant, vacuum

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