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Conjugations for 留める

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[とど()··]
todomeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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todomeru
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todomeru

English Meaning(s) for 留める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to stop; to stay (e.g. the night); to cease; to put an end to
  2. to contain; to keep (in position, in place); to limit
  3. to record (e.g. a fact); to retain

Definition and Synonyms for 留める

End the point in time at which something ends
Synonyms: しまう, じまい, エンド, おしまい, エンディング, 仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 果て, 果てる, 止める, 留め, 留める, 終わり, 終わる, 終末, 結尾
End bring to an end or halt
Synonyms: しまう, やめる, 了する, 打ち切る, 断絶, 止む, 止める, 留める, 終える, 終了
Staunch stop the flow of a liquid
Synonyms: やめる, 止む, 止める, 留める
Check arrest the motion (of something) abruptly
Synonyms: やめる, チェック, 止む, 止める, 留める
Break prevent completion
Synonyms: よす, やめる, ストップ, 中断, 中止, 中絶, 休止, 停止, 切る, 切り上げる, 取り止める, 差し止める, 打ち切る, 断つ, 断ち切る, 止す, 止む, 止める, 留める, 裁つ, 解消
Knock Off stop pursuing or acting
Synonyms: やめる, 中止, 取り下げる, 止む, 止める, 留める
Interrupt terminate
Synonyms: やめる, 中断, 中止, 中絶, 切る, 断つ, 止む, 止める, 留める, 途切らす, 途切らせる, 遮る
Fix kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める
Delay stop or halt
Synonyms: やめる, 止む, 止める, 留める
Fix make fixed, stable or stationary
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める
Finish event whose occurrence ends something
Synonyms: けり, けり, しまう, じまい, とどめ, やめる, エンド, おしまい, エンディング, フィニッシュ, 仕舞い, , 幕切れ, 最後, 最終, , , , , 末尾, 止む, 止め, 止める, 決着, 留め, 留める, , 終わり, 終わる, 終了, 終局, 終幕, 終末, 終止, 終決, 終結, 結び, 結ぶ, 結尾, 結末
Coup De Grace the blow that kills (usually mercifully)
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める
Discontinuance the act of discontinuing or breaking off
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, 中断, 中止, 中絶, 停止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める
Keep maintain by writing regular records
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める, 留め置く
Stop the act of stopping something
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, ストップ, ブレーキ, 中止, 中絶, 休止, 停止, 制止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める, 阻止
Arrest hold back, as of a danger or an enemy
Synonyms: やめる, 抑える, 抑止, 押さえる, 押しとどめる, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める
Fasten attach to
Synonyms: かける, くくる, つける, つなぐ, 付く, 付く, 履く, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Fix cause to be firmly attached
Synonyms: つける, やめる, くっつく, くっつける, 付く, 付く, 作り付ける, 固定, 引っ付く, 引っ付ける, 据え付ける, 止む, 止める, 留める
Fasten become fixed or fastened
Synonyms: くくる, つける, つなぐ, 付く, 付く, 履く, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結ぶ, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Staple secure or fasten with a staple or staples
Synonyms: 止める, 留める
Intercept seize on its way
Synonyms: やめる, ストップ, 止む, 止める, 留める, 立ちふさがる
Fix set or place definitely
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める, 繕う
Stop cause to stop
Synonyms: やめる, ストップ, 停止, 止む, 止める, 留める
Arrest cause to stop
Synonyms: やめる, 停止, 止む, 止める, 留める
Haul Up come to a halt after driving somewhere
Synonyms: 止める, 留める
Keep stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state
Synonyms: やめる, 妨げる, 封じる, 封じる, 封ずる, 封ずる, 押しとどめる, 止む, 止める, 留める, 邪魔, 防ぐ, 防止, 阻む, 阻害, 阻止
Block stop from happening or developing
Synonyms: やめる, ストップ, ブロック, ブロック, 中止, 停止, 取り止める, 差し止める, 打ち切る, 止む, 止める, 留める, 防止, 防遏, 阻止, 食い止める
Result have as a result or residue
Synonyms: やめる, 止む, 止める, 残す, 留める, 遺す
Lay Off put an end to a state or an activity
Synonyms: おく, ひる, よす, しまう, やめる, ストップ, 中止, 停止, 取り止める, 廃す, 廃する, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 措く, 放る, 放る, 放る, 断つ, 止す, 止む, 止める, 留める, 終える
Stop a restraint that checks the motion of something
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める
Fillet fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める
Discontinuance an interruption (temporary or permanent)
Synonyms: とどめ, やめる, 中断, 中止, 中絶, 停止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 止む, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める
Arrest check the expansion or influence of
Synonyms: やめる, 抑える, 抑止, 押さえる, 押しとどめる, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める

Meanings for each kanji in 留める

detain; fasten; halt; stop Kanji Details »

Categories 留める is a member of

Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
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Modify cause to change
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Termination the act of ending something
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Kill the act of terminating a life
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End bring to an end or halt
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Check arrest the motion (of something) abruptly
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Set make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
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Delay slow the growth or development of
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Put Down make a record of
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Defend be on the defensive
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Attach become attached
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Attach cause to be attached
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Fix cause to be firmly attached
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Take Hold Of take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
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Constitute set up or lay the groundwork for
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Give Rise cause to happen, occur or exist
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Stop cause to stop
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Halt come to a halt, stop moving
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Forestall keep from happening or arising
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Lay Off put an end to a state or an activity
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Fastener restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
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Constraint a device that retards something's motion
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Point an instant of time
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 留める

Conjugations for 留める

masu stem
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todome
Negative stem
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todome
te-form
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todomete
Negative te-form
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todomenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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todomenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomenai
Past Indicative Form
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todometa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomenakatta
Presumptive Form
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todomeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomemasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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todomemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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todometai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todometakunai
Past Indicative Form
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todometakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todometakunakatta
Adjective stem
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todometa
te-form
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todometakute
Negative te-form
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todometakunakute
Adverbial Form
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todometaku
Provisional Form
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todometakereba
Provisional Negative Form
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todometakunakereba
Conditional Form
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todometakattara
Conditional Negative Form
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todometakunakattara
Objective Form
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todometasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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todomenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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todometara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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todometari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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todomerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomerarenakatta
masu-stem
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todomerare
te-form
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todomerarete
Negative te-form
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todomerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomeraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomerenai
Past Indicative Form
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todomereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomerenakatta
te-form
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todomerete
Negative te-form
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todomerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomeremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomeremasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomeremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomeremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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todomerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomerarenakatta
masu stem
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todomerare
te-form
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todomerarete
Negative te-form
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todomerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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todomesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomesasenakatta
masu stem
[とど()···]
todomesase
te-form
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todomesasete
Negative te-form
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todomesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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todomesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomesaserarenakatta
masu stem
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todomesaserare
te-form
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todomesaserarete
Negative te-form
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todomesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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todomesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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todomesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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todomesaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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todomen
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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todomezaru

Sample Sentences for 留める

His courage went down in history.
We should keep every school open and every teacher in his job.
This lesson should be kept in mind.
The police held the crowd back.
Buddha, impressed by the rabbit's efforts, raised him unto the moon and set him in that form forever more.

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