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[にぶ()·]
niburu
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[なま()·]
namaru

English Meaning(s) for 鈍る

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to become blunt; to grow dull
  2. to become less capable; to weaken; to falter

Definition and Synonyms for 鈍る

Otiose disinclined to work or exertion
Synonyms: ずぼら, ぐうたら, けだるい, なまくら, 不真面目, 怠惰, 怠慢, 懶惰, 横着, 無精, 物憂い, 物憂げ, 物臭, もの臭い, 鈍る
Blunt used of a knife or other blade
Synonyms: のろい, なまくら, 遅い, , 鈍い, 鈍る
Dull not having a sharp edge or point
Synonyms: のろい, なまくら, 遅い, , 鈍い, 鈍る
Blunt not sharp
Synonyms: のろい, なまくら, 遅い, , 鈍い, 鈍る

Meanings for each kanji in 鈍る

dull; slow; foolish; blunt Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 鈍る

Conjugations for 鈍る

masu stem
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niburi
Negative stem
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nibura
te-form
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nibutte
Negative te-form
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niburanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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niburanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburanai
Past Indicative Form
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nibutta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburanakatta
Presumptive Form
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niburou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburimasen
Past Indicative Form
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niburimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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niburimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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niburitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburitakunakatta
te-form
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niburitakute
Negative te-form
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niburitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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niburitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nibure
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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nibureba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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niburanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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nibuttara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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nibuttari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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nibureru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburenai
Past Indicative Form
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nibureta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburenakatta
masu-stem
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nibure
te-form
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niburete
Negative te-form
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niburenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburemasen
Past Indicative Form
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niburemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburarenai
Past Indicative Form
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niburareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburarenakatta
masu stem
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niburare
te-form
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niburarete
Negative te-form
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niburarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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niburaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburasenai
Past Indicative Form
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niburaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburasenakatta
masu stem
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niburase
te-form
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niburasete
Negative te-form
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niburasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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niburasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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niburasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburasarenakatta
masu stem
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niburasare
te-form
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niburasarete
Negative te-form
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niburasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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niburasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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niburasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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niburasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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niburan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburanu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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niburazaru

Sample Sentences for 鈍る

I've lost my sense of smell.
The older we get, the weaker our memory becomes.
Activity keeps the mind from rusting.
The rate of inflation is slowing down.
My resolution was shaken when I heard about it.

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