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kaeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

English Meaning(s) for 変える

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to change; to alter; to vary; to convert; to revise; to amend; to transform

Definition and Synonyms for 変える

Revise make revisions in
Synonyms: 修正, 加筆, 変える, 変ずる, 変改, 手を加える, 手直し, 改む, 改める, 改定, 改正, 改版, 改編, 改訂, 更訂, 校合, 校閲, 治す, 補正, 訂する, 訂正
Convert change in nature, purpose, or function
Synonyms: 作り替える, 借り換える, 切り替える, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 引き換える
Convert change the nature, purpose, or function of something
Synonyms: 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 改む, 改める
Convert change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy
Synonyms: チェンジ, 切り替える, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 変換, 移行, 転ずる, 転換
Transubstantiate change or alter in form, appearance, or nature
Synonyms: 変える, 変ずる, 変形, 変換, 転ずる
Convert cause to adopt a new or different faith
Synonyms: 作り替える, 借り換える, 切り替える, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 引き換える
Modify cause to change
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える
Turn undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Synonyms: なる, なる, 化す, 化する, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 変わる, 改む, 改まる, 改める, 転じる, 転ずる
Change remove or replace the coverings of
Synonyms: 乗り換える, 乗り移る, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 動く, 変える, 変じる, 変わる, 崩す, 換える, 改む, 改まる, 改める, 移る, 移ろう, 翻す, 転じる, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える, 零す
Reform improve by alteration or correction of errors or defects and put into a better condition
Synonyms: かいぜん, 一新, 作り直す, 再編成, 刷新, 匡正, 変える, 変ずる, 変改, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改新, 改良, 更始, 更改, 正す, 治す, 矯める, 矯正
Unalterable not capable of being changed or altered
Synonyms: 不変, 変える
Modify make different
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える
Convert undergo a chemical change
Synonyms: 作り替える, 借り換える, 切り替える, 変える, 変じる, 変ずる, 引き換える
Modify cause a transformation
Synonyms: スイッチ, チェンジ, 付け替える, 修整, 修正, 入れ換える, 切り替える, 刷新, 動かす, 変える, 変化, 変化, 変形, 変換, 変更, 変造, 変革, 崩す, 手直し, 挿げ替える, 換える, 改む, 改める, 改変, 改定, 改易, 改正, 改築, 改造, 模様替え, 治す, 違う, 違う, 違える, 違える

Meanings for each kanji in 変える

unusual; change; strange Kanji Details »

Categories 変える is a member of

Change undergo a change
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Modify cause to change
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Replace substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
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Improve to make better
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Rewrite write differently
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 変える

Conjugations for 変える

masu stem Form
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kae
Negative stem Form
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kae
te-form
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kaete
Negative te-form Form
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kaenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaenai
Past Indicative Form
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kaeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaenakatta
Presumptive Form
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kaeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kaemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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kaemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaetakunai
Past Indicative Form
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kaetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaetakunakatta
te-form
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kaetakute
Negative te-form Form
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kaetakunakute
Adverbial Form
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kaetaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaetara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaerarenakatta
te-form
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kaerarete
Negative te-form Form
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kaerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kaerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaerarenakatta
te-form
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kaerarete
Negative te-form Form
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kaerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kaeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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kaesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaesasenakatta
te-form
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kaesasete
Negative te-form Form
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kaesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kaesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kaesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaesaserarenakatta
te-form
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kaesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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kaesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kaesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kaesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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kaesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kaesaseraremasendeshita

Intransitive pair for 変える

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kawaru
[かわ()·]
kawaru

Sample Sentences for 変える

Changing the system is difficult, not to mention the interpersonal relationships.
Nothing could induce him to change his mind.
Global warming will change the patterns of the weather world-wide.
Courage is needed to change a custom.
I think he needs to alter his lifestyle.

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