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[()·()·]
kidoru
godan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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kidoru

English Meaning(s) for 気取る

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to be affected; to put on airs
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to act like (something one isn't); to pretend to be (as …を気取る)

Definition and Synonyms for 気取る

Unstilted flowing naturally and continuously
Synonyms: 堅苦しい, 気取る
Careless effortless and unstudied
Synonyms: 気取る, 気取る, 自然, 自然
Airs affected manners intended to impress others
Synonyms: ポーズ, 気どり, 気取る, 気取る, 見える, 見える, 見得, 見栄
Largeness the quality of being pretentious (behaving or speaking in such a manner as to create a false appearance of great importance or worth)
Synonyms: うぬぼれ, うぬぼれる, 付け焼刃, 僭称, 気どり, 気取る, 気取る

Meanings for each kanji in 気取る

spirit; mind; air; atmosphere; mood Kanji Details »
take; fetch; take up Kanji Details »

Categories 気取る is a member of

Unnaturalness the quality of being unnatural or not based on natural principles
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Affectedness the quality of being false or artificial (as to impress others)
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Conjugations for 気取る

masu stem
[()·()·]
kidori
Negative stem
[()·()·]
kidora
te-form
[()·()··]
kidotte
Negative te-form
[()·()····]
kidoranakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[()·()···]
kidoranaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()·]
kidoru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()···]
kidoranai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()··]
kidotta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoranakatta
Presumptive Form
[()·()··]
kidorou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidorimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()····]
kidorimasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidorimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·······]
kidorimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[()·()·····]
kidorimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidoritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoritakunai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·······]
kidoritakunakatta
Adjective stem
[()·()··]
kidorita
te-form
[()·()····]
kidoritakute
Negative te-form
[()·()······]
kidoritakunakute
Adverbial Form
[()·()···]
kidoritaku
Provisional Form
[()·()·····]
kidoritakereba
Provisional Negative Form
[()·()·······]
kidoritakunakereba
Conditional Form
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kidoritakattara
Conditional Negative Form
[()·()········]
kidoritakunakattara
Objective Form
[()·()···]
kidoritasa
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()·]
kidore
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidorinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()··]
kidoreba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoranakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[()·()····]
kidoranakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidottara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()······]
kidoranakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidottari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()··]
kidoreru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()···]
kidorenai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()··]
kidoreta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidorenakatta
masu-stem
[()·()·]
kidore
te-form
[()·()··]
kidorete
Negative te-form
[()·()····]
kidorenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidoremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()····]
kidoremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidoremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·······]
kidoremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidorareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()····]
kidorarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidorareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()······]
kidorarenakatta
masu stem
[()·()··]
kidorare
te-form
[()·()···]
kidorarete
Negative te-form
[()·()·····]
kidorarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidoraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoraremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·()·····]
kidoraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()········]
kidoraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidoraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()····]
kidorasenai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()···]
kidoraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()······]
kidorasenakatta
masu stem
[()·()··]
kidorase
te-form
[()·()···]
kidorasete
Negative te-form
[()·()·····]
kidorasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidorasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidorasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·()·····]
kidorasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()········]
kidorasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidorasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·····]
kidorasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[()·()····]
kidorasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·······]
kidorasarenakatta
masu stem
[()·()···]
kidorasare
te-form
[()·()····]
kidorasarete
Negative te-form
[()·()······]
kidorasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[()·()·····]
kidorasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()······]
kidorasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[()·()······]
kidorasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[()·()·········]
kidorasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[()·()··]
kidoran
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()··]
kidorazu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()··]
kidoranu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
[()·()···]
kidorazaru

Sample Sentences for 気取る

She's always putting on airs, acting as if she were Queen.
He fancies himself as an artist.
Well you're always putting on a show, and you're always on guard.
They pretend to be man and wife.
"Now that I think of it, where's Tanimoto?" "Playing the lone wolf, as always."

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