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[()··()··]
kirisageru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[きり()··]
kirisageru
[()····]
kirisageru

Root Words:

[()·り + ()··]
kiri + sageru

English Meaning(s) for 切り下げる

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to cut down; to prune; to reduce; to cut and hang down; to cut shorter
  2. to round down (e.g. fraction)

Definition and Synonyms for 切り下げる

Reduce narrow or limit
Synonyms: はつる, 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 引き下げる, 抑える, 梳る, 減らす, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める
Boil Down cook until very little liquid is left
Synonyms: はつる, 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 引き下げる, 梳る, 減らす, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める
Scale Down make smaller
Synonyms: はつる, 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 引き下げる, 梳る, 減らす, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める, 縮小
Cut Down cut with a blade or mower
Synonyms: 切る, 切り下げる, 切り伏せる, 切り倒す, 切り取る, 切り捨てる, 切り落とす, 刈る, 剪裁
Cut Back cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
Synonyms: 切る, 切り下げる, 切り払う, 切り落とす, 刈る, 刈り込む, 剪定
Reduce lower in grade or rank or force somebody into an undignified situation
Synonyms: はつる, 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 引き下げる, 梳る, 減らす, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める
Reduce lessen and make more modest
Synonyms: はつる, 低下, 切り下げる, 切り詰める, 削る, 引き下げる, 梳る, 減らす, 狭める, 縮む, 縮める

Meanings for each kanji in 切り下げる

cut; cutoff; be sharp Kanji Details »
below; down; descend; give; low; inferior Kanji Details »

Categories 切り下げる is a member of

Throttle place limits on (extent or access)
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Shrink reduce in size
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Thin Out make sparse
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Minify make smaller
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Cut separate with or as if with an instrument
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Put Down reduce in worth or character, usually verbally
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Impoverish make poor
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Conjugations for 切り下げる

masu stem
[()··()·]
kirisage
Negative stem
[()··()·]
kirisage
te-form
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kirisagete
Negative te-form
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kirisagenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kirisageru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()··]
kirisageta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kirisagenakatta
Presumptive Form
[()··()···]
kirisageyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagemasen
Past Indicative Form
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kirisagemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kirisagemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagetai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagetakunai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagetakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kirisagetakunakatta
Adjective stem
[()··()··]
kirisageta
te-form
[()··()····]
kirisagetakute
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
kirisagetakunakute
Adverbial Form
[()··()···]
kirisagetaku
Provisional Form
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kirisagetakereba
Provisional Negative Form
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kirisagetakunakereba
Conditional Form
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kirisagetakattara
Conditional Negative Form
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kirisagetakunakattara
Objective Form
[()··()···]
kirisagetasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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kirisagero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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kirisagenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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kirisagenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagetara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagetari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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kirisagerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
kirisagerarenakatta
masu-stem
[()··()···]
kirisagerare
te-form
[()··()····]
kirisagerarete
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
kirisagerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisageraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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kirisageraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()······]
kirisageraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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kirisageraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagerenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagerenakatta
te-form
[()··()···]
kirisagerete
Negative te-form
[()··()·····]
kirisagerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisageremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisageremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisageremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()········]
kirisageremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagerarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
kirisagerarenakatta
masu stem
[()··()···]
kirisagerare
te-form
[()··()····]
kirisagerarete
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
kirisagerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisageraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
kirisageraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()······]
kirisageraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·········]
kirisageraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagesasenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()····]
kirisagesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
kirisagesasenakatta
masu stem
[()··()···]
kirisagesase
te-form
[()··()····]
kirisagesasete
Negative te-form
[()··()······]
kirisagesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·····]
kirisagesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·········]
kirisagesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·······]
kirisagesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()··()······]
kirisagesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()·········]
kirisagesaserarenakatta
masu stem
[()··()·····]
kirisagesaserare
te-form
[()··()······]
kirisagesaserarete
Negative te-form
[()··()········]
kirisagesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()··()·······]
kirisagesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()········]
kirisagesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()··()········]
kirisagesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···········]
kirisagesaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[()··()··]
kirisagen
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()··]
kirisagezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()··]
kirisagenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()··()···]
kirisagezaru

Sample Sentences for 切り下げる

We must keep down expenses.
The dollar was devalued against the Japanese currency from 360 yen to 308 yen.

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