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[さか()··]
sakarau
godan verb, intransitive verb

English Meaning(s) for 逆らう

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to go against; to oppose; to disobey; to defy

Definition and Synonyms for 逆らう

Fight fight against or resist strongly
Synonyms: 争う, 仇する, 反する, 反対, 反抗, 喧嘩, 対抗, 対敵, 戦う, 手向かう, 抗う, 抗する, 抗戦, 抵抗, 敵対, 楯突く, 歯向かう, 逆らう, 闘争
Oppose act against or in opposition to
Synonyms: 争う, 仇する, 反対, 反抗, 向かう, 寇する, 対する, 対抗, 対敵, 手向かう, 抗う, 抗する, 抵抗, 敵対, 楯突く, 歯向かう, 立ち向かう, 諍う, 逆らう
Disobey refuse to go along with
Synonyms: 反抗, 手向かう, 抗する, 楯突く, 歯向かう, 背く, 逆らう, 違反, 違背
Disobey refuse to follow
Synonyms: 反抗, 手向かう, 抗する, 楯突く, 歯向かう, 背く, 逆らう, 違反, 違背
Disobey be disobedient
Synonyms: 反抗, 手向かう, 抗する, 楯突く, 歯向かう, 背く, 逆らう, 違反, 違背

Meanings for each kanji in 逆らう

inverted; reverse; opposite; wicked Kanji Details »

Categories 逆らう is a member of

Refuse show unwillingness towards
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Fight be engaged in a fight
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Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 逆らう

Conjugations for 逆らう

masu stem Form
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sakarai
Negative stem Form
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sakarawa
te-form
[さか()···]
sakaratte
Negative te-form Form
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sakarawanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()··]
sakarau
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawanai
Past Indicative Form
[さか()···]
sakaratta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawanakatta
Presumptive Form
[さか()···]
sakaraou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakaraimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraimasen
Past Indicative Form
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sakaraimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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sakaraimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakaraitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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sakaraitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraitakunakatta
te-form
[さか()·····]
sakaraitakute
Negative te-form Form
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sakaraitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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sakaraitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarae
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarainasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()···]
sakaraeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()···]
sakaraeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraenai
Past Indicative Form
[さか()···]
sakaraeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[さか()······]
sakaraenakatta
te-form
[さか()···]
sakaraete
Negative te-form Form
[さか()·····]
sakaraenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()····]
sakaraemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraemasen
Past Indicative Form
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sakaraemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakaraemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarawareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[さか()·····]
sakarawarenai
Past Indicative Form
[さか()····]
sakarawareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[さか()·······]
sakarawarenakatta
te-form
[さか()····]
sakarawarete
Negative te-form Form
[さか()······]
sakarawarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()·····]
sakarawaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[さか()······]
sakarawaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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sakarawaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarawaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawasenai
Past Indicative Form
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sakarawaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawasenakatta
te-form
[さか()····]
sakarawasete
Negative te-form Form
[さか()······]
sakarawasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[さか()·····]
sakarawasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[さか()······]
sakarawasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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sakarawasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarawasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[さか()······]
sakarawasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[さか()·····]
sakarawasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[さか()········]
sakarawasarenakatta
te-form
[さか()·····]
sakarawasarete
Negative te-form Form
[さか()·······]
sakarawasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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sakarawasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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sakarawasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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sakarawasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[さか()··········]
sakarawasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 逆らう

You should know better than to talk back to your boss.
Do you disobey me?
He is swimming against the tide.
Tanaka's teaching goes against the stream of history.
Don't cross him or you'll regret it.

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