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sukumeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[すく()··]
sukumeru

English Meaning(s) for すくめる

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to shrug (shoulders); to duck (head); to draw back (body)

Definition and Synonyms for すくめる

Duck to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away
Synonyms: すくめる, 竦む

Categories すくめる is a member of

Move move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
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Stroke Order Diagrams for すくめる

Conjugations for すくめる

masu stem Form
sukume
Negative stem Form
sukume
te-form
sukumete
Negative te-form Form
sukumenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumenai
Past Indicative Form
sukumeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumenakatta
Presumptive Form
sukumeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumemasen
Past Indicative Form
sukumemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
sukumemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumetakunai
Past Indicative Form
sukumetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumetakunakatta
te-form
sukumetakute
Negative te-form Form
sukumetakunakute
Adverbial Form
sukumetaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumetara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumerarenai
Past Indicative Form
sukumerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumerarenakatta
te-form
sukumerarete
Negative te-form Form
sukumerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
sukumeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumerarenai
Past Indicative Form
sukumerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumerarenakatta
te-form
sukumerarete
Negative te-form Form
sukumerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
sukumeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumesasenai
Past Indicative Form
sukumesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumesasenakatta
te-form
sukumesasete
Negative te-form Form
sukumesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
sukumesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
sukumesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumesaserarenakatta
te-form
sukumesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
sukumesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
sukumesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
sukumesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
sukumesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
sukumesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for すくめる

In North America when a person shrugs his shoulders it means "I don't know".

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