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Conjugations for 待つ

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[()·]
matsu
godan verb, transitive verb, intransitive verb

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matsu

English Meaning(s) for 待つ

godan verb, transitive verb, intransitive verb
  1. to wait
  2. to await; to look forward to; to anticipate
  3. (usu. in negative form) to depend on; to need

Definition and Synonyms for 待つ

Wait stay in one place and anticipate or expect something
Synonyms: 待つ, 待ち受ける, 待機
Wait wait before acting
Synonyms: 保留, 待つ, 待機, 控える

Meanings for each kanji in 待つ

wait; depend on Kanji Details »

Categories 待つ is a member of

Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 待つ

Conjugations for 待つ

masu stem Form
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machi
Negative stem Form
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mata
te-form
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matte
Negative te-form Form
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matanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·]
matsu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matanai
Past Indicative Form
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matta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matanakatta
Presumptive Form
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matou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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machimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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machimasen
Past Indicative Form
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machimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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machimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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machimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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machitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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machitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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machitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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machitakunakatta
te-form
[()····]
machitakute
Negative te-form Form
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machitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[()···]
machitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·]
mate
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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machinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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mateba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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mattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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mattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··]
materu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matenai
Past Indicative Form
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mateta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matenakatta
te-form
[()··]
matete
Negative te-form Form
[()····]
matenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()···]
matemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matemasen
Past Indicative Form
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matemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()···]
matareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()····]
matarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()···]
matareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matarenakatta
te-form
[()···]
matarete
Negative te-form Form
[()·····]
matarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()····]
mataremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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mataremasen
Past Indicative Form
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mataremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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mataremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()···]
mataseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matasenai
Past Indicative Form
[()···]
mataseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matasenakatta
te-form
[()···]
matasete
Negative te-form Form
[()·····]
matasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()····]
matasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·····]
matasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·····]
matasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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matasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·····]
matasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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matasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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matasarenakatta
te-form
[()····]
matasarete
Negative te-form Form
[()······]
matasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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matasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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matasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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matasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·········]
matasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 待つ

All you can do is to wait.
I will wait until she comes.
I don't feel like waiting any longer.
If he comes, tell him to wait for me.
I would rather walk than wait for the next bus.

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Does "Kimi ga matteru" mean that you're the one who is waiting or you're the one being waited for?

#1 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly over 2 years ago


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