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[かた()··]
katameru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[かた()··]
katameru

English Meaning(s) for 固める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to harden; to freeze; to fortify

Definition and Synonyms for 固める

Solidify make solid or more solid
Synonyms: 凝る, 凝る, 凝る, 固まる, 固める
Temper harden by reheating and cooling in oil
Synonyms: 凝る, 凝る, 凝る, 固まる, 固める, 鍛える
Stiffen make stiff or stiffer
Synonyms: 固める
Confirm make more firm
Synonyms: 固める
Wad compress into a wad
Synonyms: 丸める, 固める
Defensive Measure military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
Synonyms: ディフェンス, 備え, 備える, 固め, 固める, 守り, 守り, 守る, 守備, 抑え, 押さえる, 警備, 警防, 防ぎ, 防ぐ, 防備, 防御, 防衛, 防衛策
Solidify cause to solidify
Synonyms: 凝る, 凝る, 凝る, 固まる, 固める

Meanings for each kanji in 固める

harden; set; clot; curdle Kanji Details »

Categories 固める is a member of

Modify cause to change
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Strengthen make strong or stronger
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Action a military engagement
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Arrange put into a proper or systematic order
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Change Integrity change in physical make-up
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Modify make less severe or harsh or extreme
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 固める

Conjugations for 固める

masu stem Form
[かた()·]
katame
Negative stem Form
[かた()·]
katame
te-form
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katamete
Negative te-form Form
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katamenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katameru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かた()···]
katamenai
Past Indicative Form
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katameta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamenakatta
Presumptive Form
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katameyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamemasen
Past Indicative Form
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katamemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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katamemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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katametai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katametakunai
Past Indicative Form
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katametakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katametakunakatta
te-form
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katametakute
Negative te-form Form
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katametakunakute
Adverbial Form
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katametaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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katametara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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katametari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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katamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamerarenakatta
te-form
[かた()····]
katamerarete
Negative te-form Form
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katamerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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katameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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katameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katameraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[かた()····]
katamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamerarenakatta
te-form
[かた()····]
katamerarete
Negative te-form Form
[かた()······]
katamerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かた()·····]
katameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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katameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katameraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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katamesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamesasenakatta
te-form
[かた()····]
katamesasete
Negative te-form Form
[かた()······]
katamesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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katamesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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katamesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamesaserarenakatta
te-form
[かた()······]
katamesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
[かた()········]
katamesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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katamesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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katamesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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katamesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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katamesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 固める

We need to bind gravel with cement.
It is important to strengthen the foundation.
It's fine to make grandiose plans, but I'd like you to start with what you have on your plate.
It is important to strengthen the basis.

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