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[もとお()·]
motooru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[もとお()·]
motooru

English Meaning(s) for 回る

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to wander around

Definition and Synonyms for 回る

Spin a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
Synonyms: スピン, 回り, 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡り, 巡る, 自転
Turn go sour or spoil
Synonyms: ねじる, 回す, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る, 折る, 折れる, 捻る, 熟成, 繰る, 転じる
Rotate perform a job or duty on a rotating basis
Synonyms: 回す, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る
Go Around be sufficient
Synonyms: 一回り, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る, 行き渡る
Revolution a single complete turn (axial or orbital)
Synonyms: スピン, 一周, 公転, 円転, 回り, 回る, 回る, 回旋, 回転, 回転運動, 巡り, 巡る, 循環, 旋回, 旋転, 自転, 転回, 輪転
Rotary Motion the act of rotating as if on an axis
Synonyms: ターン, 円転, 回り, 回る, 回る, 回旋, 回転, 巡り, 巡る, 旋回, 旋転, 転回, 輪転
Environ extend on all sides of simultaneously
Synonyms: 包む, 包囲, 取り囲む, 取り巻く, 回る, 回る, 囲う, 囲む, 囲繞, 巡る, 巻く, 廻る
Round wind around
Synonyms: 一周, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る
Turn pass to the other side of
Synonyms: ターン, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る, 曲がる
Circumambulate walk around something
Synonyms: 一回, 一回り, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る, 歩き回る
Circle travel around something
Synonyms: 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る
Revolve move in an orbit
Synonyms: 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る
Circulate move in circles
Synonyms: 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡る, 廻る, 循環, 旋回
Revolve turn on or around an axis or a center
Synonyms: ローリング, 円転, 周回, 回る, 回る, 回旋, 回転, 巡る, 廻る, 旋回, 旋転, 転回, 輪転
Rotate cause to turn on an axis or center
Synonyms: 回す, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る
Spin revolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
Synonyms: スピン, くるくる, 円転, 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡る, 廻る, 眩めく, 転回
Coil to wind or move in a spiral course
Synonyms: 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡る, 廻る
Turn move around an axis or a center
Synonyms: ターン, 一転, 回る, 回る, 回転, 巡る, 廻る, 旋回, 旋転
Patrol maintain the security of by carrying out a patrol
Synonyms: パトロール, 哨戒, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 巡回, 巡視, 巡警, 廻る, 見回る, 警邏
Overspread spread across or over
Synonyms: 伸びる, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 広がる, 広まる, 廻る, 拡大, 拡張, 拡散, 普及
Hold In close in
Synonyms: 包む, 取り囲む, 取り巻く, 回る, 回る, 囲う, 囲む, 囲繞, 巡る, 廻る
Environ encircle
Synonyms: 包む, 包囲, 取り囲む, 取り巻く, 回る, 回る, 囲う, 囲む, 囲繞, 巡る, 巻く, 廻る
Hold In darkness enclosed him
Synonyms: 包む, 取り囲む, 取り巻く, 回る, 回る, 囲う, 囲む, 囲繞, 巡る, 廻る
Round move along a circular course
Synonyms: 一周, 回る, 回る, 巡る, 廻る

Meanings for each kanji in 回る

-times; round; game; revolve; counter for occurrences Kanji Details »

Categories 回る is a member of

Turn undergo a transformation or a change of position or action
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Motion a change of position that does not entail a change of location
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Serve do duty or hold offices
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Meet be in direct physical contact with
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Move move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
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Go change location
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Turn change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense
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Circle travel around something
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Circulate move in circles
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Revolve turn on or around an axis or a center
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Turn move around an axis or a center
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Guard to keep watch over
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Serve be sufficient
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Continue span an interval of distance, space or time
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Bear contain or hold
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Turn a movement in a new direction
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Revolution a single complete turn (axial or orbital)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 回る

Conjugations for 回る

masu stem Form
[もとお()·]
motoori
Negative stem Form
[もとお()·]
motoora
te-form
[もとお()··]
motootte
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()····]
motooranakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()·]
motooru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()···]
motooranai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()··]
motootta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooranakatta
Presumptive Form
[もとお()··]
motoorou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motoorimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorimasen
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·······]
motoorimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motooritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooritakunai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·······]
motooritakunakatta
te-form
[もとお()····]
motooritakute
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()······]
motooritakunakute
Adverbial Form
[もとお()···]
motooritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()·]
motoore
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()··]
motooreba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooranakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motoottara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motoottari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()··]
motooreru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()···]
motoorenai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()··]
motooreta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorenakatta
te-form
[もとお()··]
motoorete
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()····]
motoorenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motooremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()····]
motooremasen
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motooremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·······]
motooremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motoorareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorarenai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motoorareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()······]
motoorarenakatta
te-form
[もとお()···]
motoorarete
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motooraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()·····]
motooraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()········]
motooraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motooraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorasenai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()···]
motooraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()······]
motoorasenakatta
te-form
[もとお()···]
motoorasete
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()········]
motoorasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()····]
motoorasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·······]
motoorasarenakatta
te-form
[もとお()····]
motoorasarete
Negative te-form Form
[もとお()······]
motoorasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[もとお()·····]
motoorasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()······]
motoorasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[もとお()······]
motoorasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[もとお()·········]
motoorasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 回る

Copernicus taught that the earth moves around the sun.
The rocket is in orbit around the moon.
The earth goes around the sun once a year.
He began his career with a small vegetable cart which he took around from house to house.
The spaceship is out of orbit around the moon.

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