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[ちか()··]
chikaduku
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

[ちか()·()·]
chikaduku
[ちか()·()·]
chikazuku

English Meaning(s) for 近づく

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to approach; to draw near; to get close
  2. to get acquainted with; to get closer to; to get to know

Definition and Synonyms for 近づく

Approach make advances to someone, usually with a proposal or suggestion
Synonyms: アプローチ, 近づく, 近寄る
Approach come near in time
Synonyms: 差し迫る, 押し詰まる, 押迫る, 接近, 近づく, 迫る
Draw Close move towards
Synonyms: 寄す, 寄る, 寄せる, 接近, 詰め寄る, 近づく, 近寄る, 迫る
Come Close be close or similar
Synonyms: 接近, 近づく
Border On come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character
Synonyms: 近づく, 近接
Acquaintance a person with whom you are acquainted
Synonyms: 中間, 仲間, ご存じ, 朋輩, 相識, 知人, 知り人, 知り合い, 知り合う, 知己, 知る辺, 知音, 見知り, 見知る, お近づき, 近づき, 近づく, 顔見知り
Acquaintance a relationship less intimate than friendship
Synonyms: 相識, 知り合い, 知り合う, 見知り, 見知る, お近づき, 近づき, 近づく, 面識, 顔なじみ, 顔見知り

Meanings for each kanji in 近づく

near; early; akin; tantamount Kanji Details »

Categories 近づく is a member of

Individual a human being
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Address speak to someone
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Come move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody
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Resemble appear like
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Come Close be close or similar
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Relationship a state involving mutual dealings between people or parties or countries
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 近づく

Conjugations for 近づく

masu stem
[ちか()··]
chikaduki
Negative stem
[ちか()··]
chikaduka
te-form
[ちか()···]
chikaduite
Negative te-form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukanakute
Adverbial Negative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukanaku
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()··]
chikaduku
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukanai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()···]
chikaduita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukanakatta
Presumptive Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukimasen
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()········]
chikadukimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukitai
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukitakunai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukitakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()········]
chikadukitakunakatta
te-form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukitakute
Negative te-form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukitakunakute
Adverbial Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukitaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()··]
chikaduke
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukeba
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukanakereba
Present Indicative Negative Colloquial Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukanakya
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikaduitara
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukanakattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikaduitari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukeru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukenai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()···]
chikaduketa
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukenakatta
te-form
[ちか()···]
chikadukete
Negative te-form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()········]
chikadukemasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukarenakatta
te-form
[ちか()····]
chikadukarete
Negative te-form
[ちか()······]
chikadukarenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·········]
chikadukaremasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukaseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukasenai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()····]
chikadukaseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukasenakatta
te-form
[ちか()····]
chikadukasete
Negative te-form
[ちか()······]
chikadukasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukasemasen
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·········]
chikadukasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukasarenai
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()········]
chikadukasarenakatta
te-form
[ちか()·····]
chikadukasarete
Negative te-form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
[ちか()······]
chikadukasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
[ちか()·······]
chikadukasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()··········]
chikadukasaremasendeshita
Colloquial Form
Present Indicative Negative Masculine Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukan
Formal Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukazu
Classical Form
Present Indicative Negative Form
[ちか()···]
chikadukanu

Sample Sentences for 近づく

Don't go too close to the pond so that you won't fall in.
If you go near a camel, you risk being bitten.
Swallows fly away at the approach of winter.
The students went at their work as the examinations approached.
The days grow shorter as winter approaches.

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