Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
取って代わる
Kana Reading
とってかわる
Romaji
tottekawaru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Godan verb with `ru' ending
    Meaning
    to supplant; to supersede
    Example sentence
    よい設備手作業取って代わりました Intelligent equipment has replaced manual labor.

Examples of 取って代わる, とってかわる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
取って代わる
Plain Polite
取って代わります
Negative
取って代わらない
Negative Polite
取って代わりません

Past

Plain
取って代わった
Plain Polite
取って代わりました
Negative
取って代わらなかった
Negative Polite
取って代わりませんでした

Te

Plain
取って代わって
Plain Polite
取って代わりまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
取って代わられる
Plain Polite
取って代わられます
Negative
取って代わられない
Negative Polite
取って代わられません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

8 strokes

take, fetch, take up

On'Yomi: シュ

Kun'Yomi: と.る, と.り, と.り-, とり, -ど.り

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JLPT 4

5 strokes

substitute, change, convert, replace, period, age, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., generation, charge, rate, fee

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