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hoshii
i adjective, auxiliary adjective

Alternate Written Forms:

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hoshii

English Meaning(s) for ほしい

i adjective
  1. wanted; wished for; in need of; desired
auxiliary adjective
  1. I want (you) to

Definition and Synonyms for ほしい

Desired greatly desired
Synonyms: ほしい

Stroke Order Diagrams for ほしい

Conjugations for ほしい

te-form
hoshikute
Negative te-form
hoshikunakute
Adverbial Form
hoshiku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
hoshii
Present Indicative Negative Form
hoshikunai
Past Indicative Form
hoshikatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
hoshikunakatta
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
hoshikereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
hoshikunakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
hoshikattara
Present Indicative Negative Form
hoshikunakattara

Sample Sentences for ほしい

I want many books to read.
Give this book to whoever wants it.
I want a jacket shaped like yours.
I hope he will live long.
I want him to be informed about that in advance.

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