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tomaru
godan verb, intransitive verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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tomaru
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tomaru
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todomaru
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todomaru
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todomaru

English Meaning(s) for 止まる

godan verb, intransitive verb
  1. to stop; to halt
  2. to remain; to abide; to stay (in the one place)
  3. to come to a halt
  4. to be limited to

Definition and Synonyms for 止まる

Stay stay behind
Synonyms: 止まる, 残る, 残存
Stand Still remain in place
Synonyms: 佇立, 止まる, 立ち止まる
End have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense
Synonyms: ストップ, 了する, 完了, 完結, 止む, 止まる, 済む, 終わる, 終了, 終息, 終止, 終決, 終結
Abide dwell
Synonyms: いる, おる, ステイ, 住する, 宿る, 止まる, 残る, 滞在, 滞留
Continue continue in a place, position, or situation
Synonyms: 居座る, 居残る, 居続ける, 止まる, 滞留, 留め置く
Stay stay put (in a certain place)
Synonyms: いる, おる, 張り付く, 止まる
Halt come to a halt, stop moving
Synonyms: ストップ, 一時停止, 休止, 停止, 停留, 停車, 底止, 止まる, 立ち止まる
Stop Over interrupt a trip
Synonyms: 止まる
Stay remain behind
Synonyms: 止まる, 残る
Stand Still hold still
Synonyms: 佇立, 止まる, 立ち止まる
End either spatial or metaphorical
Synonyms: ストップ, 了する, 完了, 完結, 止む, 止まる, 済む, 終わる, 終了, 終息, 終止, 終決, 終結
Stand Still remain fixed or immobile
Synonyms: 佇立, 止まる, 立ち止まる

Meanings for each kanji in 止まる

stop; halt Kanji Details »

Categories 止まる is a member of

Cut Off make a break in
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Be have the quality of being
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Continue continue in a place, position, or situation
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Stay In Place be stationary
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 止まる

Conjugations for 止まる

masu stem Form
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tomari
Negative stem Form
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tomara
te-form
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tomatte
Negative te-form Form
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tomaranakute
Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomaru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomaranai
Past Indicative Form
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tomatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomaranakatta
Presumptive Form
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tomarou
Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarimasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarimasen
Past Indicative Form
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tomarimashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarimasendeshita
Presumptive Form
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tomarimashou
Tai Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomaritai
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomaritakunai
Past Indicative Form
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tomaritakatta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomaritakunakatta
te-form
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tomaritakute
Negative te-form Form
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tomaritakunakute
Adverbial Form
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tomaritaku
Imperative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomare
Imperative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarinasai
Provisional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomareba
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomaranakereba
Conditional Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomattara
Alternative Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomattari
Potential Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tomareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarenakatta
te-form
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tomarete
Negative te-form Form
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tomarenakute
Potential Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tomaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomaremasendeshita
Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomararenai
Past Indicative Form
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tomarareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomararenakatta
te-form
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tomararete
Negative te-form Form
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tomararenakute
Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomararemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomararemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tomararemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomararemasendeshita
Causative Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomaraseru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasenai
Past Indicative Form
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tomaraseta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasenakatta
te-form
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tomarasete
Negative te-form Form
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tomarasenakute
Causative Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarasemasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasemasen
Past Indicative Form
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tomarasemashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasemasendeshita
Causative Passive Plain Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarasareru
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasarenai
Past Indicative Form
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tomarasareta
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasarenakatta
te-form
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tomarasarete
Negative te-form Form
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tomarasarenakute
Causative Passive Polite Form
Present Indicative Form
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tomarasaremasu
Present Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasaremasen
Past Indicative Form
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tomarasaremashita
Past Indicative Negative Form
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tomarasaremasendeshita

Sample Sentences for 止まる

Please remain seated until the bus comes to a complete stop.
Please don't open the train doors until the train has stopped.
The policeman whistled for the car to stop.
At the bus stop, people waited in orderly lines, but as soon as the bus pulled up, the line broke up.
I heard a car stop in front of the house.

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