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[かま()·]
kamau
godan verb

English Meaning(s) for 構う

godan verb
  1. to mind; to care about; to be concerned about
  2. to care for; to look after
  3. to prepare for
  4. to intefere with; to meddle in
  5. to tease

Definition and Synonyms for 構う

Mind be concerned with or about something or somebody
Synonyms: くよくよ, 介意, 構う
Mind be offended or bothered by
Synonyms: 介す, 介する, 介意, 構う
Care feel concern or interest
Synonyms: 屈託, 心配, 意に介する, 構う
Heed pay close attention to
Synonyms: 介意, 心する, 構う, 留意, 聞く
Mind take offense with, be bothered by
Synonyms: 介す, 介する, 介意, 構う
Heed give heed to
Synonyms: 介意, 心する, 構う, 留意, 聞く

Meanings for each kanji in 構う

posture; build; pretend Kanji Details »

Categories 構う is a member of

Think About have on one's mind, think about actively
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Object express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent
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Condole With share the suffering of
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Obey be obedient to
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 構う

Conjugations for 構う

masu stem Form
[かま()·]
kamai
Negative stem Form
[かま()·]
kamawa
te-form
[かま()··]
kamatte
Negative te-form Form
[かま()····]
kamawanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()·]
kamau
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()···]
kamawanai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()··]
kamatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawanakatta
Presumptive Form
[かま()··]
kamaou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamaimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()····]
kamaimasen
Past Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamaimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·······]
kamaimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[かま()·····]
kamaimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamaitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamaitakunai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()·····]
kamaitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·······]
kamaitakunakatta
te-form
[かま()····]
kamaitakute
Negative te-form Form
[かま()······]
kamaitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[かま()···]
kamaitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()·]
kamae
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamainasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()··]
kamaeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()··]
kamaeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()···]
kamaenai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()··]
kamaeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamaenakatta
te-form
[かま()··]
kamaete
Negative te-form Form
[かま()····]
kamaenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamaemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()····]
kamaemasen
Past Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamaemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·······]
kamaemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamawareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()····]
kamawarenai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamawareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()······]
kamawarenakatta
te-form
[かま()···]
kamawarete
Negative te-form Form
[かま()·····]
kamawarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamawaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()········]
kamawaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamawaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()····]
kamawasenai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()···]
kamawaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()······]
kamawasenakatta
te-form
[かま()···]
kamawasete
Negative te-form Form
[かま()·····]
kamawasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamawasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()········]
kamawasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamawasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[かま()····]
kamawasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·······]
kamawasarenakatta
te-form
[かま()····]
kamawasarete
Negative te-form Form
[かま()······]
kamawasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[かま()·····]
kamawasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[かま()······]
kamawasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[かま()······]
kamawasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[かま()·········]
kamawasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 構う

Who cares when she will marry?
Who cares when she gets married?
If he fails, so what?
The president said, "I don't give a damn."

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