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otosu
godan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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otosu

English Meaning(s) for 落とす

godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to drop; to lose; to let fall; to shed (light); to cast (one's gaze); to pour in (liquid); to leave behind
  2. to clean off (dirt, makeup, paint, etc.); to remove (e.g. stains or facial hair); to lose; to spend money at a certain place; to omit; to leave out; to secretly let escape
  3. to lose (a match); to reject (an applicant); to fail (a course); to defeat (in an election)
  4. to lower (e.g. shoulders or voice); to lessen (e.g. production or body weight); to worsen (quality); to reduce (e.g. rank or popularity); to speak badly of; to make light of; to fall into straitened circumstances
  5. to fall into (e.g. a dilemma or sin); to make one's own; to have one's bid accepted; to force surrender; to take (e.g. an enemy camp or castle); to forcefully convince; to press for a confession; to deal with
  6. to download; to copy from a computer to another medium
  7. to make someone swoon (judo)
  8. to finish a story (e.g. with the punch line)
  9. to finish (a period, e.g. of fasting)

Definition and Synonyms for 落とす

Drop a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity
Synonyms: 下落, 低下, 減少, 落とし, 落とす
Flatten lower the pitch of (musical notes)
Synonyms: 下げる, 落とす
Drop let fall to the ground
Synonyms: 取り落とす, 落とす, 落っことす
Lose miss from one's possessions
Synonyms: 亡失, 喪失, 忘失, 無くす, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 落っことす, 見失う, 遺失
Lose fail to keep or to maintain
Synonyms: 亡失, 取り落とす, 喪失, 失う, 失する, 失墜, 忘失, 損亡, 無くす, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 落っことす, 逸する, 遺失
Lose fail to make money in a business
Synonyms: 失う, 失する, 損する, 敗れる, 敗北, 無くなす, 破る, 紛失, 落とす, 負ける
Lour make lower or quieter
Synonyms: 下げる, 低める, 落とす
Load corrupt, debase, or make impure by adding a foreign or inferior substance
Synonyms: 落とす
Alloy lower in value by increasing the base-metal content
Synonyms: 落とす
Lour set lower
Synonyms: 下す, 下げる, 下ろす, 低める, 引き下げる, 引き下ろす, 落とす
Detract take away a part from
Synonyms: 落とす
Miss leave undone or leave out
Synonyms: 取り落とす, 取り逃す, 抜かす, 書き残す, 書き漏らす, 書き落す, 書き落とす, 漏らす, 為落とす, 落とす, 見落とす, 見逃す, 見過ごす, 言い落す
Drop omit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing
Synonyms: 落とす
Drop lose (a game)
Synonyms: 落とす
Misplace place (something) where one cannot find it again
Synonyms: 亡失, 取り落とす, 失う, 失する, 失墜, 忘る, 忘れる, 忘失, 散じる, 無くす, 紛失, 置き忘れる, 置き違える, 落とす, 落っことす, 逸する, 遺失
Clean remove while making clean
Synonyms: 掃除, 洗う, 洗濯, 落とす
Dribble let or cause to fall in drops
Synonyms: 垂らす, 滴下, 点じる, 点ずる, 落とす, 零す
Load often by replacing valuable ingredients with inferior ones
Synonyms: 落とす
Detract diminish
Synonyms: 落とす
Lose make a loss or fail to profit
Synonyms: 失う, 失する, 損する, 敗れる, 敗北, 無くなす, 破る, 紛失, 落とす, 負ける
Lose cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense
Synonyms: 亡失, 取り落とす, 喪失, 失う, 失する, 失墜, 忘失, 損亡, 無くす, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 落っことす, 逸する, 遺失
Lose lose sight of
Synonyms: 亡失, 喪失, 忘失, 無くす, 無くなす, 紛失, 落とす, 落っことす, 見失う, 遺失

Meanings for each kanji in 落とす

fall; drop; come down Kanji Details »

Categories 落とす is a member of

Modify cause to change
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Remove remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
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Trim Down cut down on
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Minify make smaller
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Lose fail to win
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Set put into a certain place or abstract location
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Move cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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Pour cause to run
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Decrease the amount by which something decreases
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Elide leave or strike out
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Corrupt alter from the original
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Devalue lower the value or quality of
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 落とす

Conjugations for 落とす

masu stem Form
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otoshi
Negative stem Form
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otosa
te-form
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otoshite
Negative te-form Form
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otosanakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosanai
Past Indicative Form
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otoshita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosanakatta
Presumptive Form
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otosou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoshimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otoshimasen
Past Indicative Form
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otoshimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otoshimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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otoshimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoshitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otoshitakunai
Past Indicative Form
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otoshitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otoshitakunakatta
te-form
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otoshitakute
Negative te-form Form
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otoshitakunakute
Adverbial Form
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otoshitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otose
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoshinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoseba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosanakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoshitara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoshitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otoseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosenai
Past Indicative Form
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otoseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosenakatta
te-form
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otosete
Negative te-form Form
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otosenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosemasen
Past Indicative Form
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otosemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosarenai
Past Indicative Form
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otosareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosarenakatta
te-form
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otosarete
Negative te-form Form
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otosarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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otosaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosasenai
Past Indicative Form
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otosaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosasenakatta
te-form
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otosasete
Negative te-form Form
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otosasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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otosasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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otosaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosaserarenakatta
te-form
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otosaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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otosaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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otosaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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otosaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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otosaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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otosaseraremasendeshita

Intransitive pair for 落とす

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ochiru
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ochiru
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ochiru
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ochiru

Sample Sentences for 落とす

Soap helps remove the dirt.
If you have any opinions concerning traffic calming devices (humps, curb extensions, etc.) please write them.
Surely one shouldn't knock ash from your cigarette out the car window.
My uncle's brother's son got involved in a shady business and disgraced the family.
I almost dropped the plates.

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