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kawaru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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English Meaning(s) for 替わる

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to succeed; to relieve; to replace (esp. 替わる, 替る)
  2. to take the place of; to substitute for; to take over for; to represent; to hand over (telephone) (esp. 代わる, 代る)
  3. to be exchanged; to change (places with); to switch (esp. 換わる, 換る)

Definition and Synonyms for 替わる

Or Else in place of, or as an alternative to
Synonyms: 代わり, 代わり, 替わる
Substitution the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:
Synonyms: やりとり, 交換, 交換局, 交流, 代わり, 代わり, 代替, 代替わり, 更代, 替わる
Position the post or function properly or customarily occupied or served by another
Synonyms: 代わり, 代わり, 替わる
Stand In be a substitute
Synonyms: 代わりになる, 代理, 代講, 替わる
Preempt take the place of or have precedence over
Synonyms: 先取, 先取り, 替わる, 置き換える
Substitute a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
Synonyms: かけがえ, サブスティテュート, 代わり, 代わり, 代人, 代品, 代員, 代役, 代り役, 代替, 代替わり, 代替物, 代物, 代物, 代理人, 代理者, 代用品, 形代, 掛け替える, 換える, 替え, 替わる, 替え玉, 身代わり
Choice one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
Synonyms: 代わり, 代わり, 代替, 代替わり, 替わる, 選択, 選択肢, 選択項目
Substitution an event in which one thing is substituted for another
Synonyms: スイッチ, スウィッチ, サブスティテューション, 互換, 交代, 交換, 代わり, 代わり, 代替, 代替わり, 代謝, 入り替わる, 入れ替わり, 入れ替わる, 新陳代謝, 替わる
Deputy a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others
Synonyms: 代わり, 代わり, 代人, 代任, 代理, 代理人, 代理者, 代行, 替わる
Backup Man someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
Synonyms: スタンドイン, ピンチヒッター, 代わり, 代わり, 代人, 代員, 代役, 代り役, 代理, 代理人, 代理者, 代行, 吹き替え, 吹き替える, 控え, 控える, 換える, 替え, 替わる, 替え玉, 補欠, 身代わり
Alternate someone who takes the place of another person
Synonyms: , , , 代わり, 代わり, 代人, 代役, 代り役, 代理, 代理人, 代理者, 後任, 後釜, 換える, 替え, 替わる, 替え玉, 補欠, 身代わり
Replacement filling again by supplying what has been used up
Synonyms: 交代, 付け替え, 付け替える, 代わり, 代わり, 更新, 替わる, 置き換え, 置き換える, 補充

Meanings for each kanji in 替わる

exchange; spare; substitute; per- Kanji Details »

Categories 替わる is a member of

Change the action of changing something
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Part the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
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Exchange give to, and receive from, one another
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Supervene Upon take the place or move into the position of
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Equivalent a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc
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Decision Making the cognitive process of reaching a decision
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Variation an instance of change
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Compeer a person who is of equal standing with another in a group
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Agent a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
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Backup Man someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
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Filling flow into something (as a container)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 替わる

Conjugations for 替わる

masu stem
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kawari
Negative stem
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kawara
te-form
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kawatte
Negative te-form
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kawaranakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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kawaranaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawaru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaranai
Past Indicative Form
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kawatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawaranakatta
Presumptive Form
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kawarou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarimasen
Past Indicative Form
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kawarimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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kawarimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawaritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaritakunai
Past Indicative Form
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kawaritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawaritakunakatta
te-form
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kawaritakute
Negative te-form
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kawaritakunakute
Adverbial Form
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kawaritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaware
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawareba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaranakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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kawaranakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaranakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kawareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarenakatta
te-form
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kawarete
Negative te-form
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kawarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kawaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawaremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawararenai
Past Indicative Form
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kawarareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawararenakatta
te-form
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kawararete
Negative te-form
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kawararenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawararemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawararemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kawararemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawararemasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawaraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasenai
Past Indicative Form
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kawaraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasenakatta
te-form
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kawarasete
Negative te-form
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kawarasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kawarasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kawarasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasarenakatta
te-form
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kawarasarete
Negative te-form
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kawarasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kawarasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kawarasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kawarasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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kawaran
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawarazu
Classical Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kawaranu

Sample Sentences for 替わる

She was even more surprised when she heard Miss Baker say, "Excuse me, but may I change places with you?"
Will you exchange seats with me?
The receptionist changed her tune.
He exchanged seats with the next person.
Because of the problem of air pollution, the bicycle may some day replace the automobile.

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