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sasayaku
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ささや()·]
sasayaku
[ささや(私語)·]
sasayaku

English Meaning(s) for ささやく

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to whisper; to murmur
  2. to rumor; to rumour (usu. in the passive voice)

Definition and Synonyms for ささやく

Humble low or inferior in station or quality
Synonyms: ちんけ, ささやか, ささやく, しがない, ちっちゃい, はしたない, 下劣, 下等, 下等, 下賎, 些細, 低い, 卑しい, 卑俗, 卑劣, 卑賎, 取るに足りない, 小さい, 汚い, 粗末, 薄い, 貧寒, 貧賎, 質素, 陋劣
Small-Scale limited in size or scope
Synonyms: ささやか, ささやく, ちっちゃい, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 小規模, 零細
Whisper speak softly
Synonyms: ささめく, ささやく, 低語
Murmur speak softly or indistinctly
Synonyms: ささやく, つぶやく
Maunder talk indistinctly
Synonyms: くぐもる, ささやく, つぶやく, 低語, 口ごもる
Whispering speaking softly without vibration of the vocal cords
Synonyms: ささめき, ささめく, ささやき, ささやく, 低語, 囁き言, 私語, 耳語
Meagrely to a meager degree or in a meager manner
Synonyms: ささやか, ささやく
Small limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent
Synonyms: ささやか, ささやく, ちっこい, ちっちゃい, 偏狭, 小さ, 小さい, 小ちゃい, 小作り, 小型, 小柄, 小柄, 小柄, 少ない, 所狭い, 狭い, 狭隘, 細か, 細やか, 零細
Whisper in a low voice
Synonyms: ささめく, ささやく, 低語
Maunder usually in a low voice
Synonyms: くぐもる, ささやく, つぶやく, 低語, 口ごもる

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Conjugations for ささやく

masu stem
sasayaki
Negative stem
sasayaka
te-form
sasayaite
Negative te-form
sasayakanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
sasayakanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayaku
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakanai
Past Indicative Form
sasayaita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakanakatta
Presumptive Form
sasayakou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakimasen
Past Indicative Form
sasayakimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
sasayakimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakitakunai
Past Indicative Form
sasayakitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakitakunakatta
te-form
sasayakitakute
Negative te-form
sasayakitakunakute
Adverbial Form
sasayakitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayake
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
sasayakanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayaitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayaitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakenai
Past Indicative Form
sasayaketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakenakatta
te-form
sasayakete
Negative te-form
sasayakenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakemasen
Past Indicative Form
sasayakemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakarenai
Past Indicative Form
sasayakareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakarenakatta
te-form
sasayakarete
Negative te-form
sasayakarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakaremasen
Past Indicative Form
sasayakaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasenai
Past Indicative Form
sasayakaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasenakatta
te-form
sasayakasete
Negative te-form
sasayakasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasemasen
Past Indicative Form
sasayakasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasarenai
Past Indicative Form
sasayakasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasarenakatta
te-form
sasayakasarete
Negative te-form
sasayakasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sasayakasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
sasayakasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sasayakasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
sasayakan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
sasayakazaru

Sample Sentences for ささやく

What did she whisper to you?
"Shut up," he whispered.
We hear with our ears.
He whispered slyly to me.
A whisper ran through the crowd.

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