Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
見比べる, 見較べる
Kana Reading
みくらべる
Romaji
mikuraberu
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to compare with the eye
    Example sentence
    警察鉄砲指紋ドア指紋見くらべた The police compared the fingerprints on the gun with those on the door.

Examples of 見比べる, 見較べる, みくらべる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
見比べる
Plain Polite
見比べます
Negative
見比べない
Negative Polite
見比べません

Past

Plain
見比べた
Plain Polite
見比べました
Negative
見比べなかった
Negative Polite
見比べませんでした

Te

Plain
見比べて
Plain Polite
見比べまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
見比べられる
Plain Polite
見比べられます
Negative
見比べられない
Negative Polite
見比べられません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

13 strokes

contrast, compare

On'Yomi: カク, コウ

Kun'Yomi: くら.べる

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JLPT 2

4 strokes

compare, race, ratio, Philipines

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: くら.べる

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JLPT 5

7 strokes

see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

On'Yomi: ケン

Kun'Yomi: み.る, み.える, み.せる

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