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伸びる, 延びる, のびる

  • nobiru


Ichidan verb, intransitive verb

  • to stretch
  • to extend
  • to lengthen
  • to spread


  • to make progress
  • to grow (beard, body height)


  • to grow stale (soba)


  • to be straightened
  • to be flattened
  • to be smoothed


  • to be exhausted


  • to be postponed
  • to be prolonged

Examples of 伸びる,延びる,のびる in a Sentence

This sweater is all stretched out of shape.
The cat took advantage of the high grass to creep on the bird.
The meeting has been put off until next week.
My son grew 5 inches last year.
The average life span of the Japanese has lengthened to a great extent.
She is growing tall.
Grass is luxuriant in summer.
His shot didn't carry well against the wind.
My beard grows quickly.
The extension of the summer vacation delighted the children.

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伸びる,延びる,のびる Conjugations

Plain Polite 伸びますのびます
Negative 伸びないのびない
Negative Polite 伸びませんのびません
Past 伸びたのびた
Past Polite 伸びましたのびました
Past Negative 伸びなかったのびなかった
Past Negative Polite 伸びませんでしたのびませんでした
Te Form 伸びてのびて
Progressive 伸びているのびている
Progressive Polite 伸びていますのびています
Progressive Negative 伸びてないのびてない
Progressive Negative Polite 伸びていませんのびていません
Passive 伸びられるのびられる
Passive Te Form 伸びられてのびられて
Imperative 伸びなさいのびなさい
Imperative Polite 伸びてくださいのびてください
Imperative Polite Negative 伸びないでくださいのびないでください
Optative 伸びたいのびたい
Optative Negative 伸びたくなかったのびたくなかった
Optative Negative Polite (1st Form) 伸びたくないですのびたくないです
Optative Negative Polite (2nd Form) 伸びたくありませんのびたくありません
Optative Past 伸びたかったのびたかった
Optative Past Negative Polite (1st Form) 伸びたくなかったですのびたくなかったです
Optative Past Negative Polite (2nd Form) 伸びたくありませんでしたのびたくありませんでした
Optative Te Form 伸びたくてのびたくて
Optative Conditional 伸びたければのびたければ
Gerund 伸びながらのびながら
Factitive 伸びさせるのびさせる
Factitive Shortened 伸びさすのびさす
Potential 伸びれるのびれる
Potential Polite 伸びれますのびれます
Conditional (Ba Form) 伸びればのびれば
Conditional (Tara Form) 伸びたらのびたら
Volitional 伸びようのびよう
Volitional Polite 伸びましょうのびましょう
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