Results, decide

きめるkimeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to decide; to choose; to determine; to make up one's mind; to resolve; to set one's heart on; to settle; to arrange; to set; to appoint; to fix
  • to clinch (a victory); to decide (the outcome of a match)
  • to persist in doing; to go through with
  • to always do; to have made a habit of - as 決めている
  • to take for granted; to assume
  • to dress up; to dress to kill; to dress to the nines
  • to carry out successfully (a move in sports, a pose in dance, etc.); to succeed in doing
  • to immobilize with a double-arm lock (in sumo, judo, etc.) - Martial Arts, Sumo term
  • to eat or drink something; to take illegal drugs

私たちwatashitachigaそこsokohe行くikuかどうかkadoukawo決めるkimerunoha君のkimino責任sekininda It's up to you to decide whether we'll go there or not.

屋根yaneno勾配koubaiwoどうするかdousuruka決めるkimerunohaとてもtotemo重要juuyouですdesu It is very important to decide what to do about the slope of the roof.

どんなdonna組織soshikiであれdeare内部のnaibuno融和yuuwato団結danketsuhaそのsono組織soshikino成敗seibaiwo決めるkimeru重要なjuuyouna要素yousoda For any type of organisation, internal harmony and unity are important factors in deciding its success or failure.

さだめるsadameru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to decide; to establish; to determine

職員shokuinno選考senkouni関する関suru規則kisokuwo次のようにtsuginoyouni定めるsadameru Rules in connection with staff selection are set as follows.

けっするkessuru Inflection

~する verb (spec.):

  • to decide; to determine
ことにするkotonisuru Inflection

expression / ~する verb (irregular):

  • to decide to
  • to pretend that - after the past tense form of a verb
  • to make a practice of doing; to make it a rule to - as 〜ことにしている
めいあんをわけるmeianwowakeru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to decide the outcome (e.g. game)
  • to be very different; to be sharply contrasted
けっていづけるketteizukeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to decide (e.g. an outcome); to dictate; to determine
だんずるdanzuru Inflection

ichidan ~ずる verb (alt. form of じる verbs) / transitive:

  • to decide; to determine 断じる
  • to judge


  • being in doubt and unable to decide; hesitation and indecision - four character idiom
けっすkessu Inflection

godan ~す verb:



  • playing rock-paper-scissors to decide who will carry out a task じゃんけん


  • right to decide; having say (in a decision)

kinwo出すdasumononi決定権ketteikengaあるaru He who pays the piper calls the tune.

とりきめるtorikimeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to agree; to decide upon; to enter into (a contract)
きめつけるkimetsukeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to fix upon (one-sidedly); to (ignore somebody's position and) arbitrarily decide something is the case
  • to scold; to take (a person) to task

そういうsouiuno先入観sennyuukanってtteいうiundaよっyo体験taikenしたshitaことkoto無いnaiのにnoni決め付けるkimetsukerunohaよくないっyokunai That's what they call 'prejudice'! It's wrong to make your mind up on something you've never experienced!

はんじるhanjiru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to judge; to decide
  • to solve; to decipher; to puzzle out; to interpret
  • to divine; to guess; to make out
はんずるhanzuru Inflection

ichidan ~ずる verb (alt. form of じる verbs) / transitive:

  • to judge; to decide
  • to solve; to decipher; to puzzle out; to interpret
  • to divine; to guess; to make out
とるtoru Inflection

godan ~る verb / transitive:

  • to adopt (method, proposal, etc.); to take (measure, course of action, etc.); to decide on
  • to pick (e.g. flowers); to gather (e.g. mushrooms); to catch (e.g. insects)
  • to extract (e.g. juice); to take (e.g. a sample)
  • to assume (an attitude)
  • to take on (workers, students); to employ; to hire
  • to draw in (e.g. water); to let in (e.g. light from a window)
はらをきめるharawokimeru Inflection

expression / ichidan verb:

  • to resolve; to make up one's mind; to decide
めうつりmeutsuri Inflection

noun / ~する noun:

  • being drawn to many things; distraction; difficulty of choice; difficulty in choosing; being unable to decide


  • rematch (e.g. in sumo when the match is too close to decide)
とするtosuru Inflection

expression / ~する verb (irregular):

  • to try to ...; to be about to do ... - after the volitional form of verb
  • to decide to ... - after the dictionary form of verb
  • to take as; to treat as; to regard as
  • to use for
  • to suppose that (such) is the case; to assume
  • to decide that; to think that
  • to make into; to change into
  • to feel (e.g. after sound symbolism or psychological experience word); to look; to feel like
  • to intend; to have the intention - with を目的
するsuru Inflection

~する verb (irregular):

  • to do; to carry out; to perform
  • to cause to become; to make (into); to turn (into)
  • to serve as; to act as; to work as
  • to wear (clothes, a facial expression, etc.)
  • to judge as being; to view as being; to think of as; to treat as; to use as - as 〜にする,〜とする
  • to decide on; to choose - as 〜にする

~する verb (irregular) / intransitive verb:

  • to be sensed (of a smell, noise, etc.) - as 〜がする
  • to be (in a state, condition, etc.)
  • to be worth; to cost
  • to pass (of time); to elapse

~する verb (irregular) / transitive:

  • to place, or raise, person A to a post or status B - as AをBにする
  • to transform A to B; to make A into B; to exchange A for B - as AをBにする
  • to make use of A for B; to view A as B; to handle A as if it were B - as AをBにする
  • to feel A about B - as AをBにする

suffix / ~する verb (irregular):

  • verbalizing suffix (applies to nouns noted in this dictionary with the part of speech "vs")

auxiliary verb / ~する verb (irregular):

  • creates a humble verb (after a noun prefixed with "o" or "go") お願いします
  • to be just about to; to be just starting to; to try to; to attempt to - as 〜うとする,〜ようとする とする

これkore以上ijou何もnanimo言うiuことkotohaありませんarimasenいいわけiiwakewoするsurunohaいやiyaですからdesukaratokareha言ったitta He said, "I will say nothing more, because I hate making excuses."

それらsorerahaあなたanatawo暖かくatatakakuするsuruのにnoni役立つyakudatsuでしょうdeshou They will help you to get warm.

頭痛zutsuuwo言い訳iiwakeniしてshitekareha早くhayaku帰ったkaetta He used a headache as an excuse for leaving early.

そんなsonnaにが虫を噛みつぶしたようnigamushiwokamitsubushitayounakaowoするsurunayo Don't make such a sour face.

結構kekkouですdesuそれsorenishiましょうmashou All right. I'll take it.

このkonoスープSUUPUhaいやなiyanaにおいnioigaするsuru腐っているkusatteiruでしょうdeshou This soup smells horrible. Do you think it's gone off?

それsoreha1万円ぐらいguraiするsuruだろうdarou It'll cost about 10,000 yen.

kareha三日したらshitara出発するshuppatsusuru He is leaving in three days.

何時くらいkuraiまでならmadenara電話denwashiてもいいtemoiiですかdesuka How late can I ring?

前髪maegamigaおでこodekoniかからないkakaranaiようにyouni髪を上げるkamiwoageruことkotowoおすすめosusumeしますshimasu I recommend putting up your hair so your fringe doesn't get on your forehead.

列車resshaha出発shuppatsuしようshiyouとしていたtoshiteita The train was about to leave.

ふみきるfumikiru Inflection

godan ~る verb / transitive:

  • to take off; to jump; to leap
  • to take the plunge; to decide; to embark on; to venture into; to launch out into
  • to step out of the ring - Sumo term
かんがえるkangaeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to think about; to take into consideration
  • to ponder; to reflect; to try to come at a conclusion; to think over (something)
  • to intend; to decide (to do); to plan
  • to come up with; to devise; to scheme
  • to predict; to anticipate; to expect
  • to suspect; to doubt
  • to consider (somebody to be something); to look on

あなたanataha家族kazokunokotowo考えるkangaeruべきbekiですdesu You must think of your family.

最近saikin考えるkangaeruことkotogaoo過ぎるsugiru I have too many things on my mind these days.

批判hihanするsurumonononakaにはniha欧州中央銀行oushuuchuuouginkouni課せられたkaserareta目標mokuhyouga不適切futekisetsuであるdearuto考えるkangaerumonogaいますimasu Among the critics are those who think that the objective set for the European Central Bank is not appropriate.

あずけるazukeru Inflection

ichidan verb / transitive:

  • to leave (in someone's keeping); to put (in someone's care); to place (in someone's custody); to entrust (someone) with; to deposit
  • to put (someone) in charge of; to leave (a matter) in someone's hands; to let (someone) decide
  • to lean on; to put one's weight on
こととするkototosuru Inflection

expression / ~する verb (irregular):

  • to devote oneself; to do one thing exclusively; to make a job of
  • to decide to - usually written using kana alone 事にする


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