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hiku
godan verb

English Meaning(s) for 弾く

godan verb
  1. to play (piano, guitar)

Definition and Synonyms for 弾く

Tiddlywinks a game in which players try to flip plastic disks into a cup by pressing them on the side sharply with a larger disk
Synonyms: はじき, はじく, 弾き, 弾く
Strike produce by manipulating keys or strings of musical instruments, also metaphorically
Synonyms: はじく, 弾く, 打ち鳴らす, 鳴らす
Play discharge or direct or be discharged or directed as if in a continuous stream
Synonyms: する, なる, はじく, 力む, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 掛ける, 演じる, 演ずる, 遊ぶ
Hit deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
Synonyms: ぶつ, しばく, つつく, どやす, はじく, ノック, ヒット, 一撃, 叩く, 強打, 弾く, 当てる, 打つ, 撃ち当てる, 殴る, 殴り付ける, 殴打, 突く
Toy manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination
Synonyms: する, なる, はじく, 力む, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 掛ける, 演じる, 演ずる
Perform give a performance (of something)
Synonyms: はじく, 上演, 公演, 出演, 奏でる, 奏楽, 実演, 弾く, 演じる, 演ずる, 演奏, 演技
Play perform on a certain location
Synonyms: する, なる, はじく, プレイ, 力む, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 掛ける, 演じる, 演ずる
Play play on an instrument
Synonyms: はじく, プレイ, 奏する, 奏でる, 奏楽, 弾く, 弾じる, 弾奏, 掻き鳴らす, 演奏
Play perform music on (a musical instrument)
Synonyms: はじく, プレイ, 奏する, 奏でる, 奏楽, 弾く, 弾じる, 弾奏, 掻き鳴らす, 演奏
Flip lightly throw to see which side comes up
Synonyms: トス, はじく, 弾く, 投げる, 放る, 放る, 放り投げる
Play cause to move or operate freely within a bounded space
Synonyms: する, なる, はじく, 力む, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 掛ける, 演じる, 演ずる, 遊ぶ
Toy behave carelessly or indifferently
Synonyms: する, なる, はじく, 力む, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 掛ける, 演じる, 演ずる
Side Arm a firearm that is held and fired with one hand
Synonyms: はじき, はじく, チャカ, パチンコ, ピストル, 弾き, 弾く, 拳銃, 短筒, 短銃

Meanings for each kanji in 弾く

bullet; twang; flip; snap Kanji Details »

Categories 弾く is a member of

Touch make physical contact with, come in contact with
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Manipulate hold something in one's hands and move it
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Re-Create create anew
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Perform give a performance (of something)
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Move cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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Turn change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
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Sound cause to sound
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Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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Firearm a portable gun
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Discharge pour forth or release
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Child'S Game a game enjoyed by children
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 弾く

Conjugations for 弾く

masu stem Form
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hiki
Negative stem Form
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hika
te-form
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hiite
Negative te-form Form
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hikanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hiku
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikanai
Past Indicative Form
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hiita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikanakatta
Presumptive Form
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hikou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikimasen
Past Indicative Form
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hikimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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hikimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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hikitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikitakunakatta
te-form
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hikitakute
Negative te-form Form
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hikitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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hikitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hike
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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hiitara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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hiitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikenai
Past Indicative Form
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hiketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikenakatta
te-form
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hikete
Negative te-form Form
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hikenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikemasen
Past Indicative Form
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hikemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikarenai
Past Indicative Form
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hikareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikarenakatta
te-form
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hikarete
Negative te-form Form
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hikarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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hikaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikasenai
Past Indicative Form
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hikaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikasenakatta
te-form
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hikasete
Negative te-form Form
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hikasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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hikasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·····]
hikasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()····]
hikasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikasarenakatta
te-form
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hikasarete
Negative te-form Form
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hikasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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hikasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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hikasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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hikasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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hikasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 弾く

How did you learn how to play the violin?
Einstein loved playing the violin.
I often hear her play the piano.
She plays the piano very well.
She can play the piano very well.

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