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[こわ()··]
kowareru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[こわ()··]
kowareru

English Meaning(s) for 壊れる

ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be broken; to break
  2. to fall through; to come to nothing

Definition and Synonyms for 壊れる

Go stop operating or functioning
Synonyms: いく, イカれる, 壊れる, 損壊, 故障
Unbreakable impossible to break especially under ordinary usage
Synonyms: 壊れる
Destroyed spoiled or ruined or demolished
Synonyms: 壊れる
Chip break off (a piece from a whole)
Synonyms: もぐ, ちぎる, もげる, こぼれる, ちぎれる, 取る, 取れる, 壊れる, 抜け落ちる, 落ちる
Break go to pieces
Synonyms: こぼれる, 割る, 割れる, 壊れる, 崩れる, 崩落, 張り裂ける, 損壊, 潰れる, 砕く, 砕ける, 破く, 破る, 破ける, 破れる, 破壊, 破損, 自壊
Founder break down, literally or metaphorically
Synonyms: 倒壊, 全壊, 壊れる, 失敗, 崩れる, 崩壊, 崩れ落ちる, 決壊, 破壊

Meanings for each kanji in 壊れる

demolition; break; destroy Kanji Details »

Categories 壊れる is a member of

Change undergo a change
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Part come apart
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Crumble fall into decay or ruin
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 壊れる

Conjugations for 壊れる

masu stem
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koware
Negative stem
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koware
te-form
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kowarete
Negative te-form
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kowarenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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kowarenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowarenakatta
Presumptive Form
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kowareyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaremasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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kowaremashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaretai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaretakunai
Past Indicative Form
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kowaretakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaretakunakatta
te-form
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kowaretakute
Negative te-form
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kowaretakunakute
Adverbial Form
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kowaretaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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kowarenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaretara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaretari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowarerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerarenakatta
te-form
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kowarerarete
Negative te-form
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kowarerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowareraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowareraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowareraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowareraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowarereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerenakatta
te-form
[こわ()···]
kowarerete
Negative te-form
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kowarerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowareremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowareremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowareremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowareremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowarerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowarerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowarerarenakatta
te-form
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kowarerarete
Negative te-form
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kowarerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowareraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowareraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowareraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowareraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaresaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresasenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowaresaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresasenakatta
te-form
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kowaresasete
Negative te-form
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kowaresasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaresasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowaresasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaresaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kowaresaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresaserarenakatta
te-form
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kowaresaserarete
Negative te-form
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kowaresaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kowaresaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kowaresaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kowaresaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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kowaren
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kowarenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[こわ()···]
kowarezaru

Transitive pair for 壊れる

[こわ()·]
kowasu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[こわ()·]
kowasu

English Meanings:

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to break; to destroy; to demolish
  2. to wreck; to ruin; to spoil; to damage
  3. to break (a bill, etc.)

Sample Sentences for 壊れる

Flowers are so fragile and so beautiful, that you can't speak about them without poetry or metaphors.
My phone was broken.
Don't fix it if it ain't broke.
Can you check if the phone is out of order?
The machine is so delicate that it easily breaks.

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