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makeru
ichidan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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makeru
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makeru

English Meaning(s) for 負ける

ichidan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to lose; to be defeated
  2. to succumb; to give in; to surrender; to yield
  3. to be inferior to
  4. to break out in a rash due to (e.g. lacquer, shaving, etc.)
ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to reduce the price; to give a discount; to throw in (something extra) for free

Definition and Synonyms for 負ける

Release euphemistic expressions for death
Synonyms: ロス, 亡失, 喪失, , 減退, 解放, 負け, 負ける, 遺失
Lose fail to make money in a business
Synonyms: 失う, 失する, 損する, 敗る, 敗れる, 敗北, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 負ける
Rout an overwhelming defeat
Synonyms: 敗北, 敗走, 負ける
Lose fail to win
Synonyms: 敗る, 敗れる, 敗北, 敗戦, 負ける
Defeat an unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest
Synonyms: 取りこぼす, 戦敗, , 敗北, 敗戦, 敗軍, , , 負け, 負ける, 負け戦, 黒星
Loss the act of losing someone or something
Synonyms: 敗北, 負ける
Lose make a loss or fail to profit
Synonyms: 失う, 失する, 損する, 敗る, 敗れる, 敗北, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 負ける

Meanings for each kanji in 負ける

defeat; negative; -; minus; bear; owe; assume a responsibility Kanji Details »

Categories 負ける is a member of

Finish event whose occurrence ends something
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Failure an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
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Decease the event of dying or departure from life
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Failure an act that fails
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Defeat an unsuccessful ending to a struggle or contest
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 負ける

Conjugations for 負ける

masu stem
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make
Negative stem
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make
te-form
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makete
Negative te-form
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makenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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makenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makenai
Past Indicative Form
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maketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makenakatta
Presumptive Form
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makeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makemasen
Past Indicative Form
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makemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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makemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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maketai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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maketakunai
Past Indicative Form
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maketakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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maketakunakatta
te-form
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maketakute
Negative te-form
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maketakunakute
Adverbial Form
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maketaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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makereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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makenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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maketara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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maketari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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makerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makerarenakatta
te-form
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makerarete
Negative te-form
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makerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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makeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makeraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makerenai
Past Indicative Form
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makereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makerenakatta
te-form
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makerete
Negative te-form
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makerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makeremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makeremasen
Past Indicative Form
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makeremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makeremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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makerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makerarenakatta
te-form
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makerarete
Negative te-form
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makerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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makeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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makesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makesasenakatta
te-form
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makesasete
Negative te-form
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makesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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makesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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makesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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makesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makesaserarenakatta
te-form
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makesaserarete
Negative te-form
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makesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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makesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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makesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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makesaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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maken
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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makezaru

Sample Sentences for 負ける

He is second to none.
He took his defeat hard.
Whoever pitches, that team always loses.
If you win, you are in the right, but if you lose, you are in the wrong.
The weakest go to the wall.

Comments for 負ける

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例:試合に負けた。

#2 Posted by lovegarden over 7 years ago

Please can you tell me which one is right? ~に負ける、~を負ける?

#1 Posted by giaphu.1409 over 7 years ago


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