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[つと()··]
tsutomeru
ichidan verb, transitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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tsutomeru
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tsutomeru

English Meaning(s) for 努める

ichidan verb, transitive verb
  1. to endeavor (endeavour); to try; to strive; to make an effort; to exert oneself; to be diligent; to be committed (to doing something)

Definition and Synonyms for 努める

Hard with effort or force or vigor
Synonyms: うんと, せっせと, つとめて, 力む, 努めて, 努める, 思いっきり
Hard earnestly or intently
Synonyms: せっせと, つとめて, 力む, 努めて, 努める
As Much As Possible to a feasible extent
Synonyms: せいぜい, なるたけ, なるべく, 努めて, 努める, 可及的
Duty work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons
Synonyms: 努める, 勤め, 勤める, , , 役儀, 役目, お役目, 義務, 責め, 責める, 責任, 責務
Play discharge or direct or be discharged or directed as if in a continuous stream
Synonyms: する, なる, かける, かける, はじく, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 演じる, 演ずる, 荒ぶ, 遊ぶ
Toy manipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination
Synonyms: する, なる, かける, かける, はじく, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 演じる, 演ずる
Play perform on a certain location
Synonyms: する, なる, かける, かける, はじく, プレイ, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 演じる, 演ずる
Play cause to move or operate freely within a bounded space
Synonyms: する, なる, かける, かける, はじく, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 演じる, 演ずる, 荒ぶ, 遊ぶ
Tug strive and make an effort to reach a goal
Synonyms: 前進, 努める, 気張る
Toy behave carelessly or indifferently
Synonyms: する, なる, かける, かける, はじく, 努める, 勤める, 引く, 弾く, 戯る, 戯れる, 演じる, 演ずる
Seek make an effort or attempt
Synonyms: みる, トライ, 企てる, 努める, 努力, 図る, 挑む, 試す, 試みる, 試行, 験する
Strive attempt by employing effort
Synonyms: いそしむ, 力行, 努める, 努力, 励む, 勤める, 奮励, 尽力, 心がける
Serve devote (part of) one's life or efforts to, as of countries, institutions, or ideas
Synonyms: 仕る, 仕える, 努める, 奉じる, 奉ずる, 尽くす

Meanings for each kanji in 努める

toil; diligent; as much as possible Kanji Details »

Categories 努める is a member of

Work activity directed toward making or doing something
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Manipulate hold something in one's hands and move it
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Perform give a performance (of something)
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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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Act perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)
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Fight make a strenuous or labored effort
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Work exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
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Seek make an effort or attempt
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Discharge pour forth or release
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 努める

Conjugations for 努める

masu stem
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tsutome
Negative stem
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tsutome
te-form
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tsutomete
Negative te-form
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tsutomenakute
Adverbial Negative Form
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tsutomenaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutometa
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomenakatta
Presumptive Form
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tsutomeyou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomemasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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tsutomemashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutometai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutometakunai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutometakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutometakunakatta
te-form
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tsutometakute
Negative te-form
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tsutometakunakute
Adverbial Form
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tsutometaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomero
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomenasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomereba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomenakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
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tsutomenakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutometara
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomenakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutometari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerarenakatta
te-form
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tsutomerarete
Negative te-form
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tsutomerarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeraremasendeshita
Colloquial Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomereru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomereta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerenakatta
te-form
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tsutomerete
Negative te-form
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tsutomerenakute
Colloquial Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomeremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomeremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomerareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomerareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomerarenakatta
te-form
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tsutomerarete
Negative te-form
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tsutomerarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomeraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomeraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomeraremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomesaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesasenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomesaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesasenakatta
te-form
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tsutomesasete
Negative te-form
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tsutomesasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomesasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomesasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomesaserareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesaserarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomesaserareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesaserarenakatta
te-form
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tsutomesaserarete
Negative te-form
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tsutomesaserarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tsutomesaseraremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesaseraremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tsutomesaseraremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomesaseraremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
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tsutomen
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomezu
Classical Form (nu)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomenu
Classical Form (zaru)
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tsutomezaru

Sample Sentences for 努める

Students should try not to be late.
She tried hard to express herself well.
I tried to forget that she had cried.
Try to utilize your leisure for reading.
I felt it my duty to do so.

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