Definition of 下がる

さがるsagaruirr. Inflection

godan ~る verb / intransitive verb:

  • to come down; to go down; to fall; to drop; to sink; to get lower Antonym: 上がる
  • to hang; to dangle
  • to move back; to step back; to withdraw; to retire
  • to deteriorate; to fall off; to be downgraded
  • to get closer to the present day
  • to go south - in Kyoto

Example Sentences

But, if by that, morale drops wouldn't that defeat the purpose of the exercise?
If you sleep on your back it's easier for your upper airway to be obstructed because your tongue, uvula, etc. slip towards the back of your throat.
The demand was brought down by increases in imports.
The prices of vegetables are down.
When we are asleep, bodily functions slow down and body temperature falls.

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