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akeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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akeru

English Meaning(s) for 開ける

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to open (a door, etc.); to unwrap (e.g. parcel, package)
  2. to open (for business, etc.)
  3. to empty; to clear out; to make space; to make room
  4. to dawn; to grow light
  5. to end

Definition and Synonyms for 開ける

Develop grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
Synonyms: はだける, 伸びる, 伸張, 展開, 成長, 振興, 発展, 発育, 発達, 育つ, 進化, 進歩, 開く, 開く, 開く, 開ける, 開ける, 開化
Clear Out empty completely
Synonyms: 空く, 空ける, 開く, 開ける
Empty make void or empty of contents
Synonyms: 空く, 空ける, 開く, 開ける
Open make the opening move
Synonyms: はだける, 開く, 開く, 開く, 開ける, 開ける
Drink Up drink to the last drop
Synonyms: 干す, 空く, 空ける, 開く, 開ける, 飲み干す
Open cause to open or to become open
Synonyms: はだける, おっ開く, 開く, 開く, 開く, 開ける, 開ける
Open affording free passage or view
Synonyms: はだける, 開く, 開く, 開く, 開ける, 開ける
Patsy a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
Synonyms: いいかも, あほんだら, 与太郎, お人好し, 愚人, 愚夫, 愚物, 愚者, 愚か者, 痴人, 痴れ者, 空ける, 表六玉, 開ける, 阿呆, 馬鹿, 馬鹿たれ, 馬鹿者
Muggins a person who lacks good judgment
Synonyms: とんちき, あほんだら, おたんこなす, 与太郎, 半端, 安本丹, 愚人, 愚夫, 愚物, 愚者, 愚か者, 戯け, 戯ける, 抜ける, 抜け作, 滑稽者, 甚六, , 痴人, 痴れ者, 空ける, 脳たりん, 薄鈍, 薄馬鹿, 虚仮, 表六玉, 鈍才, 鈍物, 鈍間, 開ける, 阿呆, 頓馬, 馬鹿, 馬鹿たれ, 馬鹿者, 駑馬
Cretin a person of subnormal intelligence
Synonyms: まぬけ, チョン, とんちき, なまくら, おたんこなす, 二本棒, 低能, 低能者, 大愚, 安本丹, 愚人, 愚者, 戯け, 戯ける, 抜ける, 滑稽者, 痴人, 痴愚, 痴れ者, 白痴, 盆暗, 知恵遅れ, 空ける, 腑抜け, 腑抜ける, 薄鈍, 薄馬鹿, 虚仮, 表六玉, , 鈍間, 開ける, 阿呆, 頓馬, 馬鹿, 馬鹿者, 駑馬
Sunup the first light of day
Synonyms: 夜明け, 平明, 引明け, 彼は誰時, 払暁, 日出, 日の出, 早天, 早暁, 明け, 明け方, 春暁, , 暁天, 暁闇, 暁闇, , 有明, 朝ぼらけ, 白白明け, 開ける, 鶏鳴, 黎明

Meanings for each kanji in 開ける

open; unfold; unseal Kanji Details »

Categories 開ける is a member of

Modify cause to change
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Grow become larger, greater, or bigger
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Empty make void or empty of contents
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Go have a turn
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Drink take in liquids
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Simpleton a person lacking intelligence or common sense
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Hour clock time
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Dupe a person who is tricked or swindled
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 開ける

Conjugations for 開ける

masu stem Form
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ake
Negative stem Form
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ake
te-form
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akete
Negative te-form Form
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akenakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akenai
Past Indicative Form
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aketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akenakatta
Presumptive Form
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akeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akemasen
Past Indicative Form
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akemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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akemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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aketai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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aketakunai
Past Indicative Form
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aketakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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aketakunakatta
te-form
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aketakute
Negative te-form Form
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aketakunakute
Adverbial Form
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aketaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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akereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akenakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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aketara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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aketari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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akerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akerarenakatta
te-form
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akerarete
Negative te-form Form
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akerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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akeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akeraremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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akerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akerarenakatta
te-form
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akerarete
Negative te-form Form
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akerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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akeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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akesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akesasenakatta
te-form
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akesasete
Negative te-form Form
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akesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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akesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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akesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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akesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akesaserarenakatta
te-form
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akesaserarete
Negative te-form Form
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akesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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akesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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akesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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akesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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akesaseraremasendeshita

Intransitive pair for 開ける

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aku
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aku
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aku

Sample Sentences for 開ける

Don't open the window.
Father asked me to open the door.
I opened the door and saw two boys standing side by side.
Don't pull it. Push it open.
Caution: risk of electric shock. Do not open.

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