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[ねら()·]
nerau
godan verb, transitive verb

English Meaning(s) for 狙う

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to aim at

Definition and Synonyms for 狙う

Plan have the will and intention to carry out some action
Synonyms: たばかる, 予定, 仕組む, 企てる, 企図, 企画, 図る, 巧む, 志す, 構想, 狙う, 画策, 目論む, 策する, 考える, 計画
Aim the action of directing something at an object
Synonyms: 照準, 狙い, 狙う
Aim direct (a remark) toward an intended goal
Synonyms: 狙う, 目指す
Drive move into a desired direction of discourse
Synonyms: 意図, 狙う
Go For make an attempt at achieving something
Synonyms: 狙う
Direct point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards
Synonyms: 向く, 向ける, 狙う
Purpose what something is used for
Synonyms: ファンクション, 主意, 使い処, 使い方, 使い道, 働き, 働く, 効用, 実利, 役割, 役目, 本旨, 機能, 狙い, 狙う, , 用法, 用途, 甲斐, 目当て, 目的, 職能, 趣旨
Target the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)
Synonyms: めど, ターゲット, 意図, 狙い, 狙う, 目印, 目当て, 目標, 目的
Aim an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
Synonyms: めど, 作意, 当て, 当てる, 当て所, 意図, 意趣, 狙い, 狙う, 目印, 目当て, 目標, 目的
Point the object of an activity
Synonyms: 主意, 狙い, 狙う, 狙い所, 眼目, 趣旨
Target the location of the target that is to be hit
Synonyms: ターゲット, 標的, 狙い, 狙う, 狙い所, 目印, 目標
Target a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence
Synonyms: いいかも, ターゲット, 好餌, 標的, 狙い, 狙う, 獲物, , , 食い物, 餌食

Meanings for each kanji in 狙う

aim at; sight; shadow; stalk Kanji Details »

Categories 狙う is a member of

Intend have in mind as a purpose
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Guidance the act of setting and holding a course
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Intend mean or intend to express or convey
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Vie compete for something
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Usefulness the quality of being of practical use
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End the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it
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Target the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)
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Topographic Point a point located with respect to surface features of some region
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Victim an unfortunate person who suffers from some adverse circumstance
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Position cause to be in an appropriate place, state, or relation
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 狙う

Conjugations for 狙う

masu stem Form
[ねら()·]
nerai
Negative stem Form
[ねら()·]
nerawa
te-form
[ねら()··]
neratte
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()····]
nerawanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()·]
nerau
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()···]
nerawanai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()··]
neratta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawanakatta
Presumptive Form
[ねら()··]
neraou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
neraimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()····]
neraimasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
neraimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·······]
neraimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[ねら()·····]
neraimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
neraitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
neraitakunai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()·····]
neraitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·······]
neraitakunakatta
te-form
[ねら()····]
neraitakute
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()······]
neraitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[ねら()···]
neraitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()·]
nerae
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
nerainasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()··]
neraeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()··]
neraeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()···]
neraenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()··]
neraeta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
neraenakatta
te-form
[ねら()··]
neraete
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()····]
neraenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
neraemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()····]
neraemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
neraemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·······]
neraemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerawareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerawareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()······]
nerawarenakatta
te-form
[ねら()···]
nerawarete
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()········]
nerawaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerawaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawasenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()···]
nerawaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()······]
nerawasenakatta
te-form
[ねら()···]
nerawasete
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()········]
nerawasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()····]
nerawasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·······]
nerawasarenakatta
te-form
[ねら()····]
nerawasarete
Negative te-form Form
[ねら()······]
nerawasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ねら()·····]
nerawasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()······]
nerawasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ねら()······]
nerawasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ねら()·········]
nerawasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 狙う

Racing car drivers aren't just in it for the prize money but also for the thrill of racing.

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