Definition of 乗り遅れる

のりおくれるnoriokureru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to miss (a train, bus, etc.)
  • to fail to keep up with (e.g. the times); to be left behind by

Example Sentences

Don't be late for the train.
I left home early because I didn't want to miss the train.
He left home early in the morning so he wouldn't miss the train.
He may have missed the train.
If we miss the train, we'll go by bus.

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