Definition of なつく

なつくnatsukuなずくnazukuobs.なづくnazukuobs. Inflection

godan ~く verb / transitive:

  • to become emotionally attached (to); to take (to) 懐かしい

Example Sentences

赤ん坊akanbougaかれkareniなついたnatsuita
The baby has taken to him.
子供達kodomotachihaじきにjikini新しいatarashii先生senseiniなついたnatsuita
The children soon became attached to their new teacher.
そのsono赤ん坊akanbouha新しいatarashii母親hahaoyaniなついたnatsuita
The baby transferred its affection to its new mother.
そのsono学校gakkouno児童jidouhaみんなminnaそのsono新しいatarashii先生senseiniなついたnatsuita
Every child in the school took to the new teacher.
このkonoinuhaこのkononekoよりもyorimo私たちwatashitachiniなつくnatsuku
This dog is more attached to us than this cat.

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