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[あらた()··]
aratameru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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aratameru
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aratameru

English Meaning(s) for 改める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to change; to alter; to revise; to replace
  2. to reform; to correct; to mend; to improve
  3. to examine; to check; to inspect
  4. to do properly; to do formally

Definition and Synonyms for 改める

Right make reparations or amends for
Synonyms: 匡正, 改む, 改める, 正す, 治す, 矯める, 矯め直す, 補正, 訂正
Afresh again but in a new or different way
Synonyms: 改めて, 改める, 新しく
Convert change the nature, purpose, or function of something
Synonyms: 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 改む, 改める
Revise revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving
Synonyms: 手を加える, 改む, 改める
Again anew
Synonyms: また, さらに, またぞろ, またまた, 二度, 再び, 又も, 又もや, 又しても, 改めて, 改める, 重ねて, 重ねる
Modify cause to change
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える
Turn undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Synonyms: なる, なる, 化す, 化する, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 変わる, 改む, 改まる, 改める, 転じる, 転ずる
Change remove or replace the coverings of
Synonyms: 乗り換える, 乗り移る, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 動く, 変える, 変じる, 変わる, 崩す, 換える, 改む, 改まる, 改める, 移る, 移ろう, 翻す, 転じる, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える, 零す
Right make right or correct
Synonyms: 修整, 修正, 改む, 改める, 正す, 治す, 訂する, 訂正
Adjustment the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
Synonyms: モディフィケーション, 修整, 修正, 変形, 変更, 変造, 手直し, 換える, 改め, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改正, 替え, 治す, 直し, 調整
Improve to make better
Synonyms: かいぜん, よくする, 改む, 改める, 改正, 改良
Reform improve by alteration or correction of errors or defects and put into a better condition
Synonyms: かいぜん, 一新, 作り直す, 再編成, 刷新, 匡正, 変える, 変ずる, 変改, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改新, 改良, 更始, 更改, 正す, 治す, 矯める, 矯正
Reform bring, lead, or force to abandon a wrong or evil course of life, conduct, and adopt a right one
Synonyms: 改む, 改める, 更生, 矯める, 矯正
Search an investigation seeking answers
Synonyms: サーチ, リサーチ, フィールドワーク, 捜査, 捜索, 探検, 探求, 探索, 探訪, 改め, 改める, 検索, 漁り, 漁り, 漁る, 詮索, 調べ, 調べる, 調査
Inspect examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification
Synonyms: チェック, 改む, 改める, 検見, 検見, 検視, 検閲, 監察, 監査, 穿鑿, 精査, 閲する
Reshape shape anew or differently
Synonyms: 改む, 改める
Revise make revisions in
Synonyms: 修正, 加筆, 変える, 変ずる, 変改, 手を加える, 手直し, 改む, 改める, 改定, 改正, 改版, 改編, 改訂, 更訂, 校合, 校閲, 治す, 補正, 訂する, 訂正
Amend make amendments to
Synonyms: 修正, 改める, 改定, 改正, 正す, 治す, 訂する
Renewal the act of renewing
Synonyms: リニューアル, 一新, 刷新, , 改め, 改める, 更改, 更新
Alter make an alteration to
Synonyms: 修整, 動かす, 変更, 改む, 改める, 治す
Modify make different
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える
Modify cause a transformation
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える

Meanings for each kanji in 改める

reformation; change; modify; mend; renew; examine; inspect; search Kanji Details »

Categories 改める is a member of

Change undergo a change
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Modify cause to change
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Change By Reversal change to the contrary
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Replace substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
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Change the action of changing something
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Improve to make better
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Investigation the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically
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Analyse consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
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Shape shape or influence
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Rewrite write differently
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Revise make revisions in
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Repeating the act of doing or performing again
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Reorganize organize anew
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Conjugations for 改める

masu stem Form
[あらた()·]
aratame
Negative stem Form
[あらた()·]
aratame
te-form
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aratamete
Negative te-form Form
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aratamenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratameru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamenai
Past Indicative Form
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aratameta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamenakatta
Presumptive Form
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aratameyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamemasen
Past Indicative Form
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aratamemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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aratamemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratametai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratametakunai
Past Indicative Form
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aratametakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratametakunakatta
te-form
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aratametakute
Negative te-form Form
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aratametakunakute
Adverbial Form
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aratametaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratametara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratametari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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aratamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamerarenakatta
te-form
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aratamerarete
Negative te-form Form
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aratamerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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aratameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratameraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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aratamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamerarenakatta
te-form
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aratamerarete
Negative te-form Form
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aratamerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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aratameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratameraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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aratamesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesasenakatta
te-form
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aratamesasete
Negative te-form Form
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aratamesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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aratamesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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aratamesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesaserarenakatta
te-form
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aratamesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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aratamesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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aratamesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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aratamesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aratamesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 改める

It is never too late to mend.
In the light of these facts, it may be necessary to revise our theory.

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