Common Verbs




動く, うごく

to move, to stir, to shift, to shake, to swing, to operate, to run, to go, to work, to be touched, to be influenced, to change, to vary, to fluctuate, to waver, certain, factual, to be transferred

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書く, かく

to write, to draw

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包む, 裹む, くるむ, つつむ

to wrap up, to tuck in, to pack, to do up, to cover with, to dress in, to conceal, to hide, to be engulfed in, to be enveloped by

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勤める, 務める, つとめる

to work (for), to be employed (at), to serve (in), to serve (as), to act (as), to fill (the position of), to play the role (of), to conduct a religious service

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働く, はたらく

to work, to labor, to labour, to function, to operate, to be effective, to work (i.e. ... works), to come into play, to commit (e.g. a crime), to perpetrate, to do, to act, to practise, to practice, to be conjugated

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被る, 冠る, かぶる, かむる

to put on (one's head), to wear, to have on, to pull over (one's head), to crown (oneself), to be covered with (dust, snow, etc.), to pour (water, etc.) on oneself, to dash on oneself, to ship water, to bear (e.g. someone's debts, faults, etc.), to take (blame), to assume (responsibility), to shoulder (burden), to overlap (e.g. sound or color), to be similar, to be redundant, to be fogged (due to overexposure, etc.), to close, to come to an end, to get a full house, to sell out, to blunder, to bungle, to fail, to be deceived

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着る, 著る, きる

to wear (in modern Japanese, from the shoulders down), to put on, to bear (guilt, etc.)

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洗う, あらう

to wash, to investigate

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歩く, あるく

to walk

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待つ, 俟つ, まつ

to wait, to await, to look forward to, to anticipate, (usu. in negative form) to depend on, to need

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消える, きえる

to go out, to vanish, to disappear

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使う, 遣う, つかう

to use (a thing, method, etc.), to make use of, to put to use, to use (a person, animal, puppet, etc.), to employ, to handle, to manage, to manipulate, to use (time, money, etc.), to spend, to consume, to use (language), to speak, to take (one's lunch), to circulate (bad money)

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分かる, 解る, 判る, 分る, わかる

to be understood, to be comprehended, to be grasped, to become clear, to be known, to be discovered, to be realized, to be realised, to be found out

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曲がる, 曲る, まがる

to bend, to curve, to warp, to wind, to twist, to turn, to be awry, to be askew, to be crooked

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点ける, つける

to turn on, to switch on, to light up

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消す, けす

to erase, to delete, to cross out, to turn off power, to extinguish, to put out, to bump off

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触る, さわる

to touch, to feel

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育てる, そだてる

to raise, to rear, to bring up

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捨てる, 棄てる, すてる

to throw away, to cast aside, to abandon, to resign, to break up with (someone)

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投げる, なげる

to throw, to cast away, to face defeat, to give up

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