Transitivity pairs




沸く, わく

to grow hot (of water, etc.), to boil, to be in a state of excitement, to get excited, to take place energetically

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落ちる, 堕ちる, 墜ちる, 落る, おちる

to fall down, to drop, to fall (e.g. rain), to sink (e.g. sun or moon), to fall onto (e.g. light or one's gaze), to be used in a certain place (e.g. money), to be omitted, to be missing, to decrease, to sink, to fail (e.g. exam or class), to lose (contest, election, etc.), to crash, to degenerate, to degrade, to fall behind, to become indecent (of a conversation), to be ruined, to go under, to fade, to come out (e.g. a stain), to come off (e.g. makeup), to be removed (e.g. illness, possessing spirit, name on a list), to fall (into someone's hands), to become someone's possession, to fall (into a trap), to fall (for a trick), to give in, to give up, to confess, to flee, to fall, to be defeated, to surrender, to come to (in the end), to end in, to fall (in love, asleep, etc.), to swoon (judo), to consent, to understand, to freeze, (of animals) to die, to move to the depths

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汚れる, よごれる

to get dirty, to become dirty, to become sullied

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壊れる, 毀れる, こわれる

to be broken, to break, to fall through, to come to nothing

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消える, きえる

to go out, to vanish, to disappear

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付く, つく

to be attached, to be connected with, to adhere, to stick, to cling, to remain imprinted, to scar, to stain, to dye, to bear (fruit, interest, etc.), to be acquired (of a habit, ability, etc.), to increase (of strength, etc.), to take root, to accompany, to attend, to follow, to study with, to side with, to belong to, to possess, to haunt, to be lit, to be lighted, to be settled, to be resolved, to be decided, to be given (of a name, price, etc.), to be sensed, to be perceived, to be lucky, (after -masu stems, onomatopoeic and mimetic words) to become (a state, condition, etc.)

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出る, でる

to go out, to exit, to leave, to appear, to come forth, to be published, to answer (the phone or door)

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入る, 這入る, はいる

to enter, to break into, to join, to enroll, to contain, to hold, to accommodate, to have (an income of)

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閉まる, 締まる, 緊まる, しまる

to be shut, to close, to be closed, to be locked, to tighten, to be tightened, to become sober, to become tense

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開く, 空く, 明く, あく

to open (e.g. doors), to open (e.g. business, etc.), to be empty, to be vacant, to be available, to be free, to be open (e.g. neckline, etc.), to have been opened (of one's eyes, mouth, etc.), to come to an end, to open (one's eyes, mouth, etc.), to have a hole, to form a gap, to have an interval (between events)

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沸かす, 鎔かす, わかす

to boil, to heat, to excite, to melt (metal)

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落とす, 落す, おとす

to drop, to lose, to let fall, to shed (light), to cast (one's gaze), to pour in (liquid), to leave behind, to clean off (dirt, makeup, paint, etc.), to remove (e.g. stains or facial hair), to spend money at a certain place, to omit, to leave out, to secretly let escape, to lose (a match), to reject (an applicant), to fail (a course), to defeat (in an election), to lower (e.g. shoulders or voice), to lessen (e.g. production or body weight), to worsen (quality), to reduce (e.g. rank or popularity), to speak badly of, to make light of, to fall into straitened circumstances, to fall into (e.g. a dilemma or sin), to make one's own, to have one's bid accepted, to force surrender, to take (e.g. an enemy camp or castle), to forcefully convince, to press for a confession, to deal with, to download, to copy from a computer to another medium, to make someone swoon (judo), to finish a story (e.g. with the punch line), to finish (a period, e.g. of fasting)

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汚す, 穢す, よごす, けがす

to pollute, to contaminate, to soil, to make dirty, to stain, to disgrace, to dishonour, to dishonor, to defile

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壊す, 毀す, こわす

to break, to destroy, to demolish, to wreck, to ruin, to spoil, to damage, to break (a bill, etc.)

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消す, けす

to erase, to delete, to cross out, to turn off power, to extinguish, to put out, to bump off

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付ける, 着ける, 附ける, つける

to attach, to join, to add, to append, to affix, to stick, to glue, to fasten, to sew on, to apply (ointment), to furnish (a house with), to wear, to put on, to keep a diary, to make an entry, to appraise, to set (a price), to bring alongside, to place (under guard or doctor), to follow, to shadow, to load, to give (courage to), to keep (an eye on), to establish (relations or understanding), to turn on (light)

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出す, だす

to take out, to get out, to put out, to reveal, to show, to submit (e.g. thesis), to turn in, to publish, to make public, to send (e.g. letter), to produce (a sound), to start (fire), to serve (food), to begin

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入れる, 容れる, 函れる, いれる

to put in, to let in, to take in, to bring in, to insert, to set (a jewel, etc.), to ink in (e.g. a tattoo), to admit, to accept, to employ, to hire, to comply, to grant, to adopt (a policy, etc.), to take (advice, etc.), to listen to, to pay attention to, to include, to pay (one's rent, etc.), to cast (a vote), to make (tea, coffee, etc.), to turn on (a switch, etc.), to send (a fax), to call

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閉める, しめる

to close, to shut

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開ける, 空ける, 明ける, あける

to open (a door, etc.), to unwrap (e.g. parcel, package), to open (for business, etc.), to empty, to clear out, to make space, to make room, to dawn, to grow light, to end

Added: Aug 9th 2017 06:13 AM