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owaru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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English Meaning(s) for 終わる

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to finish; to end; to close

Definition and Synonyms for 終わる

Termination the act of ending something
Synonyms: 仕舞, お仕舞い, 切り上げ, 切り上げる, 完了, 完結, 終わり, 終わる, 終了, 終幕, 終止, 終決, 終結, 結び, 結ぶ, 締めくくり, 締め切り, 締め切る, 締め括る
Finish the act of finishing
Synonyms: 終わり, 終わる
Finish cause to finish a relationship with somebody
Synonyms: 仕上げる, 仕遂げる, やっ付ける, 切る, 切り上げる, 成し遂げる, 打ち上げる, 打ち上げる, 済む, 済ます, 為し終える, 終える, 終わる, 遂げる
Land Up finally be or do something
Synonyms: 成り果てる, 終わる, 行き着く
Complete come or bring to a finish or an end
Synonyms: フィニッシュ, 了する, 仕上げる, 完了, 完成, 済ます, 為し終える, 為し終わる, し終える, 終える, 終わる, 終了, 終業
Conclude bring to a close
Synonyms: 了する, 終える, 終わる, 終了, 締め括る
Finish finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table
Synonyms: 仕上げる, 仕遂げる, やっ付ける, 切る, 切り上げる, 成し遂げる, 打ち上げる, 打ち上げる, 済む, 済ます, 為し終える, 終える, 終わる, 遂げる
Finish provide with a finish
Synonyms: 仕上げる, 仕遂げる, やっ付ける, 切る, 切り上げる, 完成, 成し遂げる, 打ち上げる, 打ち上げる, 済む, 済ます, 為し終える, 終える, 終わる, 遂げる
Close finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)
Synonyms: クローズ, 散会, 終える, 終わる, 終結, 締め切る, 閉会, 閉幕
Close cease to operate or cause to cease operating
Synonyms: クローズ, 休校, 手仕舞い, 終える, 終わる, 終了, 終業, 閉じる, 閉まる, 閉める, 閉会, 閉園, 閉場, 閉山, 閉幕, 閉所, 閉校, 閉業, 閉止, 閉鎖, 閉院, 閉館
End have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense
Synonyms: ストップ, 了する, 完了, 完結, 止む, 止まる, 済む, 終わる, 終了, 終息, 終止, 終決, 終結
End the point in time at which something ends
Synonyms: エンド, エンディング, 仕舞, お仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 果て, 果てる, 止め, 止める, 留め, 留める, 終わり, 終わる, 終末, 結尾
Finish the temporal end
Synonyms: ラスト, 仕舞, お仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 末期, 末期, 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終末, 終焉, 結末, 閉幕
Close come to a close
Synonyms: 切り上げる, 打ち上げる, 打ち上げる, 暮れる, 済ます, 終える, 終わる
Come Out result or end
Synonyms: なる, 終わる
Leave Off come to an end, stop or cease
Synonyms: 終わる
End a final part or section
Synonyms: エンド, ラスト, エピローグ, フィニッシュ, 仕舞, 大切, 大切り, 大団円, 大尾, , 最後, 最期, 最終, , , , , 末尾, 末つ方, 末期, 末期, , 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終幕, 終期, 終末, 終点, 終盤, 結尾, 結局
End the last section of a communication
Synonyms: エンド, ラスト, エンディング, フィニッシュ, 仕舞, お仕舞い, , 括る, 最後, 終わり, 終わる, 終盤, 結句, 結尾, 結論, 締めくくり, 締め括る
Finish event whose occurrence ends something
Synonyms: けり, けり, エンド, エンディング, フィニッシュ, 仕舞, お仕舞い, , 幕切れ, 最後, 最終, , , , , 末尾, 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 決着, 留め, 留める, 終わり, 終わる, 終了, 終局, 終幕, 終末, 終止, 終決, 終結, 結び, 結ぶ, 結尾, 結末
End the concluding parts of an event or occurrence
Synonyms: おち, エンド, ラスト, しゃくる, 仕舞, お仕舞い, , 帰結, 括る, 掉尾, 最後, 最期, 最終段階, あげくの果て, 果て, 果てる, , 決まる, , 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終幕, 終末, 終極, 終盤, 終結, 結び, 結ぶ, 結尾, 結局, 結末, 落つ, 落ちる, 詰め
Finish designated event that concludes a contest (especially a race)
Synonyms: 終わり, 終わる
Decease the event of dying or departure from life
Synonyms: デス, 一巻の終わり, 一死, 不帰, 不幸, 不祝儀, もしもの事, 人死に, 他界, 入滅, , 卒去, 召天, 寂滅, 往生, 昇天, 易簀, 最後, , 死ぬ, 死亡, 死出の旅, 死去, 死歿, 死没, 永眠, , 物故, 登仙, 眠り, 眠る, 終わり, 終わる, 終焉, 絶命, 絶息, 落命, 薨去, 辞世, 逝去, 遷化, 長逝, 閉眼, 隠れ, 隠れる
End a final state
Synonyms: エンド, フィニッシュ, 仕舞, お仕舞い, , 幕切れ, 最後, 最期, 最終, 末尾, 末つ方, 末期, 末期, 末路, 果て, 果てる, 消滅, 滅亡, 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終幕, 終期, 終末, 終点, 終焉, 終盤, 終結, 結尾, 結末, 閉幕
End either spatial or metaphorical
Synonyms: ストップ, 了する, 完了, 完結, 止む, 止まる, 済む, 終わる, 終了, 終息, 終止, 終決, 終結
Finish the concluding time
Synonyms: ラスト, 仕舞, お仕舞い, 最後, , , , , 末期, 末期, 終わり, 終わる, 終局, 終末, 終焉, 結末, 閉幕

Meanings for each kanji in 終わる

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Categories 終わる is a member of

State the way something is with respect to its main attributes
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Completion a concluding action
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End bring to an end or halt
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Eat take in solid food
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Coat put a coat on
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Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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End have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense
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Discontinue come to or be at an end
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Part one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
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Section a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical)
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Finish event whose occurrence ends something
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Change an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
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Point an instant of time
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End the point in time at which something ends
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Change Of State the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 終わる

Conjugations for 終わる

masu stem Form
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owari
Negative stem Form
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owara
te-form
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owatte
Negative te-form Form
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owaranakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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owaru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owaranai
Past Indicative Form
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owatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owaranakatta
Presumptive Form
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owarou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarimasen
Past Indicative Form
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owarimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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owarimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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owaritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owaritakunai
Past Indicative Form
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owaritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owaritakunakatta
te-form
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owaritakute
Negative te-form Form
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owaritakunakute
Adverbial Form
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owaritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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oware
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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owareba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owaranakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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owattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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owattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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owareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarenai
Past Indicative Form
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owareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarenakatta
te-form
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owarete
Negative te-form Form
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owarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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owaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owaremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owararenai
Past Indicative Form
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owarareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owararenakatta
te-form
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owararete
Negative te-form Form
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owararenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owararemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owararemasen
Past Indicative Form
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owararemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owararemasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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owaraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarasenai
Past Indicative Form
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owaraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarasenakatta
te-form
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owarasete
Negative te-form Form
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owarasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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owarasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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owarasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarasarenakatta
te-form
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owarasarete
Negative te-form Form
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owarasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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owarasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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owarasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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owarasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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owarasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 終わる

What would you do if the world were to come to an end tomorrow?
There is no telling when the war will end.
The Cold War began after the Second World War.
When he finished speaking, everyone was silent.
It will not be long before the winter vacation ends.

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