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shimeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[しめ()·]
shimeru
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shimeru

English Meaning(s) for 締める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to tie; to fasten
  2. to total; to sum
  3. to be strict with
  4. to economize (economise); to cut down on
  5. to make sushi adding a mixture of vinegar and salt

Definition and Synonyms for 締める

All Told with everything included or counted
Synonyms: しめる, 合わせて, 合わせる, 締めて, 締める
Fasten make tight or tighter
Synonyms: 引き絞る, 引き締める, 締める, 締め付ける
Tie Down secure with or as if with ropes
Synonyms: 引っ括る, 括る, 結う, 結ぶ, 結びつく, 結わえる, 結び付ける, 絡げる, 絡める, 締める, 締め括る, ふん縛る, 縛る, 縛める
Fasten attach to
Synonyms: 付く, 付く, 付ける, 履く, 括る, 掛ける, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Fasten become fixed or fastened
Synonyms: 付く, 付く, 付ける, 履く, 括る, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結ぶ, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Close move so that an opening or passage is obstructed
Synonyms: クローズ, 塞ぐ, 封じる, 差し固める, 引き立つ, 引き立てる, 瞑る, 窄む, 窄む, 窄める, 結ぶ, 緘する, 締める, 締め切る, 閉ざす, 閉じる, 閉める, 閉鎖
End be the end of
Synonyms: 締める
Sum the final aggregate
Synonyms: 総和, 総数, 総締め, 総計, 総量, 総高, 締め, 締める, 締め高, 通算, 通計
Tie unite musical notes by a tie
Synonyms: 結ぶ, 締める, 縛る
Lace Up draw through eyes or holes
Synonyms: 締める
Tie make by tying pieces together
Synonyms: 結ぶ, 締める
Close make shut
Synonyms: クローズ, 塞ぐ, 封じる, 差し固める, 引き立つ, 引き立てる, 瞑る, 窄む, 窄む, 窄める, 結ぶ, 緘する, 締める, 締め切る, 閉ざす, 閉じる, 閉める, 閉鎖
End be the last or concluding part of
Synonyms: 締める

Meanings for each kanji in 締める

tighten; tie; shut; lock; fasten Kanji Details »

Categories 締める is a member of

Modify cause to change
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Tie fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
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Attach become attached
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Attach cause to be attached
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Hold to close within bounds, limit or hold back from movement
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Tie connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
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Forge make out of components (often in an improvising manner)
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Be have the quality of being
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Collection several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 締める

Conjugations for 締める

masu stem Form
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shime
Negative stem Form
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shime
te-form
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shimete
Negative te-form Form
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shimenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimenai
Past Indicative Form
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shimeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimenakatta
Presumptive Form
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shimeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimemasen
Past Indicative Form
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shimemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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shimemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimetakunai
Past Indicative Form
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shimetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimetakunakatta
te-form
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shimetakute
Negative te-form Form
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shimetakunakute
Adverbial Form
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shimetaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimetara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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shimerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimerarenakatta
te-form
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shimerarete
Negative te-form Form
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shimerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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shimeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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shimerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimerarenakatta
te-form
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shimerarete
Negative te-form Form
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shimerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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shimeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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shimesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimesasenakatta
te-form
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shimesasete
Negative te-form Form
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shimesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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shimesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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shimesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimesaserarenakatta
te-form
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shimesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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shimesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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shimesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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shimesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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shimesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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shimesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 締める

Drivers should wear seat belts.
As the plane was approaching turbulence, the pilot asked the passengers aboard the plane to fasten their seat belts.
Then Mike tells Hiroshi to fasten his seat belt.
He hates wearing a tie during the summer heat.
If you do that to him, you will cut your throat.

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