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nomu
godan verb, transitive verb

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English Meaning(s) for 飲む

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to drink; to gulp; to swallow
  2. to smoke (tobacco)
  3. to engulf; to overwhelm
  4. to keep down; to suppress
  5. to accept (e.g. demand, condition)
  6. to make light of; to conceal

Definition and Synonyms for 飲む

Submerge cover completely or make imperceptible
Synonyms: 圧す, 圧す, 圧する, 圧倒, 押す, 飲む
Drink the act of swallowing
Synonyms: 嚥下, 飲み, 飲む, 飲み込み, 飲み込む
Overwhelm overcome by superior force
Synonyms: 圧す, 圧す, 圧する, 圧倒, 押す, 押しまくる, 飲む
Drink take in liquids
Synonyms: 上がる, 仰ぐ, 取る, 召す, 召される, 戴く, 服す, 服する, 汲む, 聞こし召す, 酌む, 食う, 食らう, 飲む, 飲用
Booze consume alcohol
Synonyms: 飲む, 飲酒
Choke Off suppress
Synonyms: 飲む, 飲み下す, 飲み込む
Drink drink excessive amounts of alcohol
Synonyms: 飲む
Drink be an alcoholic
Synonyms: 飲む

Meanings for each kanji in 飲む

take; drink; smoke Kanji Details »

Categories 飲む is a member of

Suppress to put down by force or authority
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Intake the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)
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Trounce come out better in a competition, race, or conflict
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Ingest serve oneself to, or consume regularly
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Spread Over form a cover over
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Habituate take or consume (regularly or habitually)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 飲む

Conjugations for 飲む

masu stem Form
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nomi
Negative stem Form
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noma
te-form
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nonde
Negative te-form Form
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nomanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomanai
Past Indicative Form
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nonda
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomanakatta
Presumptive Form
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nomou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomimasen
Past Indicative Form
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nomimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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nomimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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nomitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomitakunakatta
te-form
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nomitakute
Negative te-form Form
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nomitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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nomitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nome
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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nominasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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nondara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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nondari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomenai
Past Indicative Form
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nometa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomenakatta
te-form
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nomete
Negative te-form Form
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nomenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomemasen
Past Indicative Form
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nomemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomarenai
Past Indicative Form
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nomareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomarenakatta
te-form
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nomarete
Negative te-form Form
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nomarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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nomaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomasenai
Past Indicative Form
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nomaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomasenakatta
te-form
[()···]
nomasete
Negative te-form Form
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nomasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()····]
nomasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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nomasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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nomasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomasarenakatta
te-form
[()····]
nomasarete
Negative te-form Form
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nomasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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nomasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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nomasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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nomasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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nomasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 飲む

I advise you to give up drinking.
Why on earth did you resist taking medicine?
He makes it a rule to drink a glass of water before breakfast.
Shugo is a colloquial way of referring to someone who can drink large quantities of alcohol and additionally not feel the effects of intoxication.
I rarely touch coffee.

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