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[()··()·]
hikkomu
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[()···]
hikkomu

Root Words:

[()·っ + ()·]
hi + komu

English Meaning(s) for 引っ込む

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to draw back; to sink; to cave in
  2. to be set back (e.g. from a road)
  3. to withdraw (e.g. from the public eye); to retire to (somewhere); to stay indoors; to butt out; to stay out of it

Definition and Synonyms for 引っ込む

Back at or to or toward the back or rear
Synonyms: 下がる, 引っ込む
Put Out cause to be out on a fielding play
Synonyms: どく, 下る, 下がる, 引き上げる, 引き下がる, 引っ込む, 臥す, 臥せる, 退く, 退く
Withdraw lose interest
Synonyms: どく, 下る, 下がる, 取り下げる, 引き上げる, 引き去る, 引き取る, 引っ込む, 立ち退く, 臥す, 臥せる, 退く, 退く
Backdown a retraction of a previously held position
Synonyms: 取り下げ, 取り下げる, 取り消し, 取り消す, 引っ込み, 引っ込む, 撤回, 撤退, 退却, 退陣
Withdrawal avoiding emotional involvement
Synonyms: 引っ込み, 引っ込む

Meanings for each kanji in 引っ込む

pull; tug; jerk; admit; install; quote; refer to Kanji Details »
crowded; mixture; in bulk; included; (kokuji) Kanji Details »

Categories 引っ込む is a member of

Jade lose interest or become bored with something or somebody
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Toy manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination
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Indifference unbiased impartial unconcern
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Abjuration a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 引っ込む

Conjugations for 引っ込む

masu stem
[()··()·]
hikkomi
Negative stem
[()··()·]
hikkoma
te-form
[()··()··]
hikkonde
Negative te-form
[()··()····]
hikkomanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·]
hikkomu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomanai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()··]
hikkonda
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomanakatta
Presumptive Form
[()··()··]
hikkomou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomimasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
hikkomimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomitakunai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
hikkomitakunakatta
Adjective stem
[()··()··]
hikkomita
te-form
[()··()····]
hikkomitakute
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
hikkomitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[()··()···]
hikkomitaku
Provisional Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomitakereba
Provisional Negative Form
[()··()·······]
hikkomitakunakereba
Conditional Form
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hikkomitakattara
Conditional Negative Form
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hikkomitakunakattara
Objective Form
[()··()···]
hikkomitasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·]
hikkome
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkominasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()··]
hikkomeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[()··()····]
hikkomanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkondara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
hikkomanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkondari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()··]
hikkomeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()··]
hikkometa
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomenakatta
masu-stem
[()··()·]
hikkome
te-form
[()··()··]
hikkomete
Negative te-form
[()··()····]
hikkomenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomemasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
hikkomemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
hikkomarenakatta
masu stem
[()··()··]
hikkomare
te-form
[()··()···]
hikkomarete
Negative te-form
[()··()·····]
hikkomarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()········]
hikkomaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomasenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
hikkomasenakatta
masu stem
[()··()··]
hikkomase
te-form
[()··()···]
hikkomasete
Negative te-form
[()··()·····]
hikkomasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()········]
hikkomasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()····]
hikkomasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
hikkomasarenakatta
masu stem
[()··()···]
hikkomasare
te-form
[()··()····]
hikkomasarete
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
hikkomasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
hikkomasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
hikkomasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()······]
hikkomasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·········]
hikkomasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[()··()··]
hikkoman
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()··]
hikkomazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()··]
hikkomanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···]
hikkomazaru

Sample Sentences for 引っ込む

He withdrew his hand from the table.
The cat retracted its claws.
Might makes right.
She withdrew her head from a window.
All I want to do during the dog days is stay indoors and keep out of the sun.

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