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chigiru
godan verb, transitive verb, suffix

Alternate Written Forms:

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chigiru

Root Words:

chi + kiru

English Meaning(s) for ちぎる

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to tear to pieces; to tear to shreds; to tear up
  2. to pick (e.g. fruit); to pluck; to tear off
suffix, godan verb
  1. to do ... heavily; to do ... heartily; to do ... vigorously (after the -masu stem of a verb)

Definition and Synonyms for ちぎる

Pick remove in small bits
Synonyms: もぐ, ちぎる, つまむ, ほじる, もぎる, ほじくり出す, もぎ取る, 摘む, 摘み取る, 毟る
Tear Off rip off violently and forcefully
Synonyms: もぐ, ちぎる, もぎる, ぶっちぎる, ひん剥く, 剥ぐ, むしり取る, はぎ取る, 引きちぎる, 引き剥ぐ, 引っ剥ぐ, 引き剥がす, 引っ剥がす, 引き抜く, 引き裂く
Chip break off (a piece from a whole)
Synonyms: もぐ, ちぎる, もげる, こぼれる, ちぎれる, 取る, 取れる, 壊れる, 抜け落ちる, 落ちる

Categories ちぎる is a member of

Remove remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
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Part come apart
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ちぎる

Conjugations for ちぎる

masu stem
chigiri
Negative stem
chigira
te-form
chigitte
Negative te-form
chigiranakute
Adverbial Negative Form
chigiranaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigiru
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiranai
Past Indicative Form
chigitta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigiranakatta
Presumptive Form
chigirou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirimasen
Past Indicative Form
chigirimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
chigirimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
chigiritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiritakunai
Past Indicative Form
chigiritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigiritakunakatta
te-form
chigiritakute
Negative te-form
chigiritakunakute
Adverbial Form
chigiritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigire
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
chigireba
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiranakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
chigiranakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
chigittara
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiranakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
chigittari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigireru
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirenai
Past Indicative Form
chigireta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirenakatta
masu-stem
chigire
te-form
chigirete
Negative te-form
chigirenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigiremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiremasen
Past Indicative Form
chigiremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigiremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirarenai
Past Indicative Form
chigirareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirarenakatta
masu stem
chigirare
te-form
chigirarete
Negative te-form
chigirarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigiraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiraremasen
Past Indicative Form
chigiraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigiraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigiraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirasenai
Past Indicative Form
chigiraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirasenakatta
masu stem
chigirase
te-form
chigirasete
Negative te-form
chigirasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirasemasen
Past Indicative Form
chigirasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirasarenai
Past Indicative Form
chigirasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirasarenakatta
masu stem
chigirasare
te-form
chigirasarete
Negative te-form
chigirasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
chigirasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
chigirasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
chigirasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
chigiran
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigiranu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
chigirazaru

Sample Sentences for ちぎる

The luggage was so heavy that I was worried my arms were going to be torn off.
He bit off the meat.
The dog chewed off my boot.
The lion ripped the flesh from the dead giraffe.

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