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ataru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[あた()·]
ataru
[あた()·]
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ataru

English Meaning(s) for 当たる

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be hit; to strike
  2. to touch; to be in contact; to be affixed
  3. to be equivalent to; to be applicable; to apply to
  4. to be right on the money (of a prediction, criticism, etc.)
  5. to be selected (in a lottery, etc.); to win
  6. to be successful; to go well; to be a hit
  7. to face; to confront
  8. to lie (in the direction of)
  9. to undertake; to be assigned
  10. to be stricken (by food poisoning, heat, etc.); to be afflicted
  11. to be called upon (by the teacher)
  12. to treat (esp. harshly); to lash out at
  13. to be unnecessary
  14. (in baseball) to be hitting well; to be on a hitting streak
  15. (in fishing) to feel a bite
  16. (of fruit, etc.) to be bruised; to spoil
  17. to feel (something) out; to probe into; to check (i.e. by comparison)
  18. to shave

Definition and Synonyms for 当たる

Meet experience as a reaction
Synonyms: 当たる
Plumb adjust with a plumb line so as to make vertical
Synonyms: 当たる
Plumb examine thoroughly and in great depth
Synonyms: 当たる
Face oppose, as in hostility or a competition
Synonyms: はだかる, チャレンジ, 仇する, 取り組む, 向かう, 向かい合う, 向き合う, 寇する, 対す, 対す, 対する, 対向, 対戦, 対抗, 対敵, ぶち当たる, 当たる, 敵対, 直面, 相対する, 立ちはだかる, 立ち向かう, 面する
Meet contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
Synonyms: 対戦, 対敵, 当たる
Run Into be beset by
Synonyms: あう, ぶち当たる, 当たる, 突き当たる, 行き当たる, 衝突, 遭遇
Hit a successful stroke in an athletic contest (especially in baseball)
Synonyms: ヒット, 一撃, 一発, 命中, 当たり, 当たる, 打撃, 的中
Meet be in direct physical contact with
Synonyms: タッチ, 当たる, 当てる, 接する, 接触, 触る, 触れる, 触れ合う
Run Into hit against
Synonyms: ぶつかる, 叩き付ける, ぶち当たる, 当たる, 当てる, 打つ, 打付ける, 打ち当てる, 突き当たる, 突っ掛ける, 衝突
Run Into collide violently with an obstacle
Synonyms: ぶち当たる, 当たる, 打つ, 打付ける, 打ち当てる, 撥ねる, 突き当たる, 突っ掛ける, 衝突
Get reach with a blow or hit in a particular spot
Synonyms: 命中, 当たる, 捕らえる
Plumb weight with lead
Synonyms: 当たる
Tackle accept as a challenge
Synonyms: 取り組む, 当たる
Shine touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly
Synonyms: 下る, 刺さる, 射す, 差す, 差し当る, 当たる, 打つ, 注ぐ, 突き刺さる, 降る, 降り注ぐ
Meet make contact
Synonyms: タッチ, 当たる, 当てる, 接する, 接触, 触る, 触れる, 触れ合う
Run Into come into sudden contact with
Synonyms: ぶつかる, 叩き付ける, ぶち当たる, 当たる, 当てる, 打つ, 打付ける, 打ち当てる, 突き当たる, 突っ掛ける, 衝突

Meanings for each kanji in 当たる

hit; right; appropriate; himself Kanji Details »

Categories 当たる is a member of

Exploit a notable achievement
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Experience undergo
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Set alter or regulate so as to achieve accuracy or conform to a standard
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Come About come to pass
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Face deal with (something unpleasant) head on
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Meet contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
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Touch make physical contact with, come in contact with
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Run Into hit against
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Hit deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
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Weight Down weight down with a load
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Be have the quality of being
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Explore examine minutely
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 当たる

Conjugations for 当たる

masu stem Form
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atari
Negative stem Form
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atara
te-form
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atatte
Negative te-form Form
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ataranakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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ataru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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ataranai
Past Indicative Form
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atatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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ataranakatta
Presumptive Form
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atarou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarimasen
Past Indicative Form
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atarimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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atarimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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ataritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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ataritakunai
Past Indicative Form
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ataritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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ataritakunakatta
te-form
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ataritakute
Negative te-form Form
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ataritakunakute
Adverbial Form
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ataritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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atare
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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atareba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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ataranakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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atattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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atattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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atareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarenai
Past Indicative Form
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atareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarenakatta
te-form
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atarete
Negative te-form Form
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atarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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ataremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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ataremasen
Past Indicative Form
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ataremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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ataremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atararenai
Past Indicative Form
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atarareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atararenakatta
te-form
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atararete
Negative te-form Form
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atararenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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atararemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atararemasen
Past Indicative Form
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atararemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atararemasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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ataraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarasenai
Past Indicative Form
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ataraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarasenakatta
te-form
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atarasete
Negative te-form Form
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atarasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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atarasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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atarasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarasarenakatta
te-form
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atarasarete
Negative te-form Form
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atarasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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atarasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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atarasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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atarasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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atarasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 当たる

A mile is about 1,600 meters.
I felt a cold wind on my face.
The cherry blossom is to Japan what the rose is to England.
He is older than any other student in his class.
This room gets sunshine.

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