Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
ごった返す
Kana Reading
ごったがえす
Romaji
gottagaesu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `su' ending, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to be in confusion or commotion; to be in a turmoil; to be crowded or jammed with people
    Example sentence
    通り買い物客ごった返していた The street was bustling with shoppers.

Examples of ごった返す, ごったがえす in a sentence

  • 通り買い物客ごった返していた

    The street was bustling with shoppers.

  • そのはいつも観光客ごった返している

    The town is always crawling with tourists.


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
ごった返す
Plain Polite
ごった返します
Negative
ごった返さない
Negative Polite
ごった返しません

Past

Plain
ごった返した
Plain Polite
ごった返しました
Negative
ごった返さなかった
Negative Polite
ごった返しませんでした

Te

Plain
ごった返して
Plain Polite
ごった返しまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
ごった返される
Plain Polite
ごった返されます
Negative
ごった返されない
Negative Polite
ごった返されません

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