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tsuku
godan verb, intransitive verb, suffix

English Meaning(s) for 付く

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be attached; to be connected with; to adhere; to stick; to cling
  2. to remain imprinted; to scar; to stain; to dye
  3. to bear (fruit, interest, etc.)
  4. to be acquired (of a habit, ability, etc.); to increase (of strength, etc.)
  5. to take root
  6. to accompany; to attend; to follow; to study with
  7. to side with; to belong to
  8. to possess; to haunt
  9. to be lit; to be lighted
  10. to be settled; to be resolved; to be decided
  11. to be given (of a name, price, etc.)
  12. to be sensed; to be perceived
  13. to be lucky (from 運がつく)
suffix, godan verb
  1. to become (a state, condition, etc.) (after -masu stems, onomatopoeic and mimetic words)

Definition and Synonyms for 付く

Credit arrangement for deferred payment for goods and services
Synonyms: つけ, つける, クレジット, 付く, 付く, 付け, 信用, 信用販売, 後払い
Fix kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める
Fix make fixed, stable or stationary
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める
Sting saddle with something disagreeable or disadvantageous
Synonyms: ばる, つける, 付く, 付く, 刺さる, 履く, 張る, 着く
Keep maintain by writing regular records
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める, 留め置く
Attendant someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
Synonyms: つき, おそば, アテンダント, お付き, 付く, 付く, 付き人, 付け人, 付き添い, 付き添う, 付き添い人, , 侍者, , お供, 供人, 差し添え, 従者, 御伽, 陪従, 随伴者, 随員, 随従, 随行, 随行員, 随身
Luck an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome
Synonyms: つき, けやき, ラック, ラッキー, , 付く, 付く, , 幸せ, 幸運, 果報,
Cleave come or be in close contact with
Synonyms: べとつく, こびりつく, しがみつく, 付く, 付く, 付着, 凝着, 凝集, 密着, 引っ付く, 張り付く, 接着, 癒着, 粘着, 糊着, 絡みつく, 膠着
Fasten attach to
Synonyms: かける, くくる, つける, つなぐ, 付く, 付く, 履く, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Attach become attached
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 付す, 付する, 付着, 添付, 貼付
Attach cause to be attached
Synonyms: つく, つく, つく, つける, つける, くっつく, くっつける, 付く, 付く, 付す, 付する, 付着, 添う, 添える, 添付, 貼付
Affix attach or become attached to a stem word
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 履く, 着く
Tack On fix to
Synonyms: つく, つく, つく, つる, かける, つける, つける, しつける, ぶら下げる, 付く, 付く, 仮縫い, 吊るす, 引っかく, 引っ掛ける
Glue join or attach with or as if with glue
Synonyms: ばる, つける, くっつく, ペースト, くっつける, 付く, 付く, 張る, 張り付く, 接着, 糊する, 糊付け, 糊着, 貼付, 貼り付ける
Fix cause to be firmly attached
Synonyms: つける, やめる, くっつく, くっつける, 付く, 付く, 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, 留める
Fasten become fixed or fastened
Synonyms: くくる, つける, つなぐ, 付く, 付く, 履く, 止める, 留める, 着く, 結ぶ, 結わえる, 締める, 縛る
Put On apply to a surface
Synonyms: つく, つく, つく, つける, つける, 付く, 付く, 塗る, 施す
Fix set or place definitely
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 止める, 留める, 繕う
Bear bring forth,
Synonyms: つける, 付く, 付く, 生じる, 生ずる
Attach To be present or associated with an event or entity
Synonyms: くっつく, 付く, 付く, 付す, 付する, 付帯, 付随, 伴う, ついて回る, 添う, 随伴
Accompany be a companion to somebody
Synonyms: 付く, 付く, 付き添う
Cleave stick or hold together and resist separation
Synonyms: べとつく, こびりつく, しがみつく, 付く, 付く, 付着, 凝着, 凝集, 密着, 引っ付く, 張り付く, 接着, 癒着, 粘着, 糊着, 絡みつく, 膠着
Tack On attach
Synonyms: つく, つく, つく, つる, かける, つける, つける, しつける, ぶら下げる, 付く, 付く, 仮縫い, 吊るす, 引っかく, 引っ掛ける

Meanings for each kanji in 付く

adhere; attach; refer to; append Kanji Details »

Categories 付く is a member of

Payment a sum of money paid or a claim discharged
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Phenomenon any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning
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Set make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc
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Thrust impose urgently, importunately, or inexorably
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Put Down make a record of
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Meet be in direct physical contact with
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Attach become attached
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Join make contact or come together
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Attach cause to be attached
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Cover provide with a covering or cause to be covered
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Tie connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
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Make make or cause to be or to become
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Constitute set up or lay the groundwork for
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Affiliate keep company with
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Assistant a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 付く

Conjugations for 付く

masu stem
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tsuki
Negative stem
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tsuka
te-form
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tsuite
Negative te-form
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tsukanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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tsukanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsuku
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukanai
Past Indicative Form
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tsuita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukanakatta
Presumptive Form
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tsukou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukimasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsukimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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tsukimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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tsukitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukitakunakatta
te-form
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tsukitakute
Negative te-form
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tsukitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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tsukitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsuke
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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tsukanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsuitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsuitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsuketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukenakatta
te-form
[()··]
tsukete
Negative te-form
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tsukenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsukemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsukareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukarenakatta
te-form
[()···]
tsukarete
Negative te-form
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tsukarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsukaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasenai
Past Indicative Form
[()···]
tsukaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasenakatta
te-form
[()···]
tsukasete
Negative te-form
[()·····]
tsukasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsukasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()····]
tsukasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasarenakatta
te-form
[()····]
tsukasarete
Negative te-form
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tsukasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsukasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsukasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsukasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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tsukan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukazu
Classical Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsukanu

Transitive pair for 付く

tsukeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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tsukeru
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tsukeru
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tsukeru

English Meanings:

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to attach; to join; to add; to append; to affix; to stick; to glue; to fasten; to sew on; to apply (ointment)
  2. to furnish (a house with)
  3. to wear; to put on
  4. to keep a diary; to make an entry
  5. to appraise; to set (a price)
  6. to allot; to budget; to assign
  7. to bring alongside
  8. to place (under guard or doctor)
  9. to follow; to shadow
  10. to load; to give (courage to)
  11. to keep (an eye on)
  12. to establish (relations or understanding)
  13. to turn on (light)
  14. to produce flowers; to produce fruit (of a plant)

Sample Sentences for 付く

This tape sticks well.
The original and the copy are easily distinguished.
It's wrong to lie.
Lying is wrong.
When I regained my senses, it seemed that fur had grown on my fingers and knees. When it became slightly brighter, I looked at my reflection in a mountain stream, and I realized that I had become a tiger.

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