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nejiru
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ねじ()·]
nejiru
[ねじ()·]
nejiru
[ねじ()·]
nejiru
[()··]
nejiru
[()··]
nejiru
[()··]
nejiru
yojiru
[よじ()·]
yojiru
mojiru
[もじ()·]
mojiru

English Meaning(s) for ねじる

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to screw; to twist
  2. to distort; to parody; to make a pun (esp. もじる)
  3. to torture; to wrest

Definition and Synonyms for ねじる

Twist twist suddenly so as to sprain
Synonyms: くじく, ねじる, ひねる, こじれる, ねじれる, 捻挫, 撚る
Turn go sour or spoil
Synonyms: ねじる, ひねる, めぐる, 回す, 回る, 回る, 廻る, 折る, 折れる, 熟成, 繰る, 転じる
Distort form into a spiral shape
Synonyms: ねじる, ひねる, 撚る
Twist cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
Synonyms: ねじる, ひねる, ひねくる, 折り曲げる, 撚る, ねじ曲げる, ひん曲げる, 曲がる, 曲げる
Travesty make a travesty of
Synonyms: ねじる
Turn cause to move around or rotate
Synonyms: ねじる, めぐる, 回す, 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡らす, 旋回, 旋転
Curve extend in curves and turns
Synonyms: うねる, ねじる, ひねる, 折る, 折れる, 曲がりくねる, 紆余曲折, 繰る
Greatcoat a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
Synonyms: ねじる, コート, コート, オーバー, オーバコート, 上着, 外套, 捩り, 角袖
Arm the part of a garment that is attached at the armhole and that provides a cloth covering for the arm
Synonyms: ねじる, スリーブ, 捩り, 衣手, ,
Wrench a jerky pulling movement
Synonyms: ねじる, ねじれ, ひねり, ひねる, ねじれる, ツイスト, 捩り, 捩じり, 捩れる, 捻転
Lopsidedly in a crooked lopsided manner
Synonyms: ねじる, ねじれる, 偏る, 曲がる
Crookedness a tortuous and twisted shape or position
Synonyms: ねじる, ねじれ, ねじれる, 屈曲
Complicate make more complicated
Synonyms: ねじる, こじらす, こじらせる
Twist a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
Synonyms: ねじる, ねじれ, ねじれる

Categories ねじる is a member of

Wound cause injuries or bodily harm to
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Change Shape assume a different shape or form
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Turn undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
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Parody make a parody of
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Move cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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Be have the quality of being
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Coat an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down
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Motion a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
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Cloth Covering a covering made of cloth
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Distorted Shape a shape resulting from distortion
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Plication an angular or rounded shape made by folding
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Modify cause to change
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ねじる

Conjugations for ねじる

masu stem
nejiri
Negative stem
nejira
te-form
nejitte
Negative te-form
nejiranakute
Adverbial Negative Form
nejiranaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejiru
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiranai
Past Indicative Form
nejitta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejiranakatta
Presumptive Form
nejirou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirimasen
Past Indicative Form
nejirimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
nejirimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
nejiritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiritakunai
Past Indicative Form
nejiritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejiritakunakatta
te-form
nejiritakute
Negative te-form
nejiritakunakute
Adverbial Form
nejiritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejire
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
nejireba
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiranakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
nejiranakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
nejittara
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiranakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
nejittari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejireru
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirenai
Past Indicative Form
nejireta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirenakatta
te-form
nejirete
Negative te-form
nejirenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejiremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiremasen
Past Indicative Form
nejiremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejiremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirarenai
Past Indicative Form
nejirareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirarenakatta
te-form
nejirarete
Negative te-form
nejirarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejiraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiraremasen
Past Indicative Form
nejiraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejiraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejiraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirasenai
Past Indicative Form
nejiraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirasenakatta
te-form
nejirasete
Negative te-form
nejirasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirasemasen
Past Indicative Form
nejirasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirasarenai
Past Indicative Form
nejirasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirasarenakatta
te-form
nejirasarete
Negative te-form
nejirasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
nejirasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
nejirasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
nejirasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
nejiran
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejiranu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
nejirazaru

Sample Sentences for ねじる

Light shines on my sight of doubt.
Twist that knob to the right and the box will open.
He twisted my arm.
She twists around at a voice behind.

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