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[()·]
nai
i adjective (negative), auxiliary adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 無い

i adjective (negative)
  1. nonexistent; not being (there)
  2. unowned; not had; unpossessed
  3. unique
  4. not; impossible; won't happen (as ...ことがない, etc.; indicates negation, inexperience, unnecessariness or impossibility)
auxiliary adjective
  1. not (after the ren'youkei form of an adjective)
  2. to not be; to have not (after the -te form of a verb)

Definition and Synonyms for 無い

Unowned having no owner
Synonyms: ある, ない
Out Of motivated by
Synonyms: ある, ない, ない, なう
Nihility the state of nonexistence
Synonyms: ない, , , 虚無
Nix a quantity of no importance
Synonyms: ない, なし, ゼロ, ナッシング, , , 皆無, 絶無,

Meanings for each kanji in 無い

nothingness; none; ain't; nothing; nil; not Kanji Details »

Categories 無い is a member of

Nonexistence the state of not existing
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Relative Quantity a quantity relative to some purpose
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 無い

Conjugations for 無い

Adjective stem
[()]
na
te-form
[()··]
nakute
Adverbial Form
[()·]
naku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·]
nai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()···]
nakunai
Past Indicative Form
[()···]
nakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·····]
nakunakatta
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()···]
nakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()····]
nakattara
Nominalized Form
Objective Form
[()·]
nasa

Sample Sentences for 無い

There's no doubt that he's innocent.
A lot of wild animals died because there wasn't any food.
There is no cause for complaint.
I've never said such a stupid thing.
He must have been brought up in a good family.

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