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yameru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

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yameru

English Meaning(s) for 止める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to end; to stop; to cease; to resign

Definition and Synonyms for 止める

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 bring to an end or halt
Synonyms: 了する, 打ち切る, 断絶, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 終える, 終了
Staunch stop the flow of a liquid
Synonyms: 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Check arrest the motion (of something) abruptly
Synonyms: チェック, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Break prevent completion
Synonyms: ストップ, 中断, 中止, 中絶, 休止, 停止, 切る, 切り上げる, 取り止める, 差し止める, 打ち切る, 断つ, 断ち切る, 止す, 止す, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 解消
Knock Off stop pursuing or acting
Synonyms: 中止, 取り下げる, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Interrupt terminate
Synonyms: 中断, 中止, 中絶, 切る, 断つ, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 途切らす, 途切らせる, 遮る
Delay stop or halt
Synonyms: 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Fillet fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members
Synonyms: 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 留め, 留める
Coup De Grace the blow that kills (usually mercifully)
Synonyms: 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 留め, 留める
Discontinuance the act of discontinuing or breaking off
Synonyms: 中断, 中止, 中絶, 停止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 留め, 留める
Stop the act of stopping something
Synonyms: ストップ, ブレーキ, 中止, 中絶, 休止, 停止, 制止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 打切り, 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 沮止, 留め, 留める, 阻止
Arrest hold back, as of a danger or an enemy
Synonyms: 抑止, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める
Fix cause to be firmly attached
Synonyms: くっ付ける, 付く, 付く, 付ける, 作り付ける, 固定, 引っ付く, 引っ付ける, 据え付ける, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Intercept seize on its way
Synonyms: ストップ, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 立塞がる
Stop cause to stop
Synonyms: ストップ, 停止, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Arrest cause to stop
Synonyms: 停止, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める
Keep stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state
Synonyms: 妨げる, 封じる, 封ずる, 押し止める, 押し留める, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 邪魔, 防ぐ, 防止, 阻む, 阻害, 阻止
Block stop from happening or developing
Synonyms: ストップ, ブロック, 中止, 停止, 取り止める, 差し止める, 打ち切る, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 防止, 阻止, 食い止める
Result have as a result or residue
Synonyms: 止む, 止める, 止める, 残す, 留める
Lay Off put an end to a state or an activity
Synonyms: おく, ストップ, 中止, 停止, 取り止める, 廃す, 廃する, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 措く, 放る, 放る, 断つ, 止す, 止す, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 終える
Stop a restraint that checks the motion of something
Synonyms: 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 留め, 留める
Discontinuance an interruption (temporary or permanent)
Synonyms: 中断, 中止, 中絶, 停止, 打ち切り, 打ち切る, 止め, 止め, 止める, 止める, 留め, 留める
Arrest check the expansion or influence of
Synonyms: 抑止, 押さえる, 押し止める, 押し留める, せき止める, 止む, 止める, 止める, 留める, 阻む, 阻止, 食い止める

Meanings for each kanji in 止める

stop; halt Kanji Details »

Categories 止める is a member of

Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
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Modify cause to change
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Termination the act of ending something
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Kill the act of terminating a life
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End bring to an end or halt
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Check arrest the motion (of something) abruptly
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Delay slow the growth or development of
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Defend be on the defensive
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Attach cause to be attached
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Take Hold Of take hold of so as to seize or restrain or stop the motion of
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Give Rise cause to happen, occur or exist
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Stop cause to stop
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Forestall keep from happening or arising
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Lay Off put an end to a state or an activity
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Fastener restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
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Constraint a device that retards something's motion
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 止める

Conjugations for 止める

masu stem Form
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yame
Negative stem Form
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yame
te-form
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yamete
Negative te-form Form
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yamenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yameru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamenai
Past Indicative Form
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yameta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamenakatta
Presumptive Form
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yameyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamemasen
Past Indicative Form
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yamemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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yamemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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yametai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yametakunai
Past Indicative Form
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yametakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yametakunakatta
te-form
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yametakute
Negative te-form Form
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yametakunakute
Adverbial Form
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yametaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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yametara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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yametari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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yamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamerarenakatta
te-form
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yamerarete
Negative te-form Form
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yamerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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yameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yameraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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yamerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamerarenakatta
te-form
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yamerarete
Negative te-form Form
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yamerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yameraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yameraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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yameraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yameraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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yamesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamesasenakatta
te-form
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yamesasete
Negative te-form Form
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yamesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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yamesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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yamesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamesaserarenakatta
te-form
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yamesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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yamesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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yamesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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yamesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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yamesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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yamesaseraremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 止める

He advised her to stop drinking.
I am determined to give up smoking.
You should give up smoking since it's unhealthy.
It's time that you stopped wasting your youth on idle pastimes.
I'm not going to quit the club because I am busy.

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