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[うなず()·]
unazuku
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[うなず()·]
unazuku
[うなず(首肯)·]
unazuku
[うな()·()·]
unazuku
[うなづ()·]
unaduku
[うなづ()·]
unaduku
[うなづ(首肯)·]
unaduku
[うなづ(点頭)·]
unaduku

English Meaning(s) for 頷く

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to nod; to bow one's head in assent; to agree

Definition and Synonyms for 頷く

Nod the act of nodding the head
Synonyms: うなずき, 点頭, 頷く
Nod express or signify by nodding
Synonyms: 頷く
Nod lower and raise the head, as to indicate assent or agreement or confirmation
Synonyms: 点頭, 頷く

Meanings for each kanji in 頷く

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Categories 頷く is a member of

Gesticulate show, express or direct through movement
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Inclination the act of inclining
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Communicate transmit thoughts or feelings
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 頷く

Conjugations for 頷く

masu stem
[うなず()·]
unazuki
Negative stem
[うなず()·]
unazuka
te-form
[うなず()··]
unazuite
Negative te-form
[うなず()····]
unazukanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()·]
unazuku
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukanai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()··]
unazuita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukanakatta
Presumptive Form
[うなず()··]
unazukou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukimasen
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·······]
unazukimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukitakunai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·······]
unazukitakunakatta
te-form
[うなず()····]
unazukitakute
Negative te-form
[うなず()······]
unazukitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[うなず()···]
unazukitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()·]
unazuke
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()··]
unazukeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[うなず()····]
unazukanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazuitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()······]
unazukanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazuitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()··]
unazukeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukenai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()··]
unazuketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukenakatta
te-form
[うなず()··]
unazukete
Negative te-form
[うなず()····]
unazukenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukemasen
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·······]
unazukemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukarenai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()······]
unazukarenakatta
te-form
[うなず()···]
unazukarete
Negative te-form
[うなず()·····]
unazukarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()········]
unazukaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukasenai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()······]
unazukasenakatta
te-form
[うなず()···]
unazukasete
Negative te-form
[うなず()·····]
unazukasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()········]
unazukasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()····]
unazukasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·······]
unazukasarenakatta
te-form
[うなず()····]
unazukasarete
Negative te-form
[うなず()······]
unazukasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[うなず()·····]
unazukasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()······]
unazukasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[うなず()······]
unazukasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()·········]
unazukasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[うなず()··]
unazukan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()··]
unazukazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()··]
unazukanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[うなず()···]
unazukazaru

Sample Sentences for 頷く

He nodded to her to come along.
He nodded to show that he approved of my plan.
A nod is as good as a wink to a blind horse.
Grandfather nodded toward me.
He nodded as much as to say, I agree.

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