Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
成り上がる, 成上がる, 成り上る
Kana Reading
なりあがる
Romaji
nariagaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to rise (suddenly) in the world (to a higher position)
    Example sentence
    日雇い労働者から知事なりあがった He rose from day laborer to governor.

Examples of 成り上がる, 成上がる, 成り上る, なりあがる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
成り上がる
Plain Polite
成り上がります
Negative
成り上がらない
Negative Polite
成り上がりません

Past

Plain
成り上がった
Plain Polite
成り上がりました
Negative
成り上がらなかった
Negative Polite
成り上がりませんでした

Te

Plain
成り上がって
Plain Polite
成り上がりまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
成り上がられる
Plain Polite
成り上がられます
Negative
成り上がられない
Negative Polite
成り上がられません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

6 strokes

turn into, become, get, grow, elapse, reach

On'Yomi: セイ, ジョウ

Kun'Yomi: な.る, な.す, -な.す

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