溢れる

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  • あふれる afureru

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  • usually written using kana aloneIchidan verbintransitive verb
    to overflow, to brim over, to flood

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    • 13 strokes

      overflow, inundate, spill

    Verb conjugation

    A list with all the derivative forms for the verb, depending of the grammatical use and the degree of formality.

    Plain
    Present溢れる - あふれる (afureru) 
    Negative溢れない - あふれない (afurenai) 
    Past溢れた - あふれた (afureta) 
    Past negative溢れなかった - あふれなかった (afurenakatta) 
    Te form溢れて - あふれて (afurete) 
    Tai form溢れたい - あふれたい (afuretai) 
    Volitional溢れよう - あふれよう (afureyou) 
    Imperative溢れろ - あふれろ (afurero) 
    Passive溢れられる - あふれられる (afurerareru) 
    Conditional溢れたら - あふれたら (afuretara) 
    Provisional conditional溢れれば - あふれれば (afurereba) 
    Causative溢れさせる - あふれさせる (afuresaseru) 
    Potential溢れられる - あふれられる (afurerareru) 
    Keigo (Polite)
    Present溢れます - あふれます (afuremasu) 
    Negative溢れません - あふれません (afuremasen) 
    Past溢れました - あふれました (afuremashita) 
    Past negative溢れませんでした - あふれませんでした (afuremasendeshita) 
    Te form溢れまして - あふれまして (afuremashite) 
    Tai form溢れたいです - あふれたいです (afuretaidesu) 
    Volitional溢れましょう - あふれましょう (afuremashou) 
    Imperative溢れませ - あふれませ (afuremase) 
    Passive溢れられます - あふれられます (afureraremasu) 

    Example sentences

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    • Japanese sentence

      その街は活気にあふれていた。 

      Sentence analysis
      English translation

      The town was full of activity.

    溢れる

    Pronunciation

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    The word is written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and the romaji transliteration using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer generated audio that can be listened by clicking on it.

    There are words having multiple different pronunciations. In that case they will be ordered by popularity.

    • あぶれる abureru

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    • usually written using kana aloneIchidan verbintransitive verb
      to fail (in getting a job), to miss out (at fishing, hunting, etc.)
      • usually written using kana alone
        to be left out, to be crowded out

        Kanji in this word

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        • 13 strokes

          overflow, inundate, spill

        Verb conjugation

        A list with all the derivative forms for the verb, depending of the grammatical use and the degree of formality.

        Plain
        Present溢れる - あぶれる (abureru) 
        Negative溢れない - あぶれない (aburenai) 
        Past溢れた - あぶれた (abureta) 
        Past negative溢れなかった - あぶれなかった (aburenakatta) 
        Te form溢れて - あぶれて (aburete) 
        Tai form溢れたい - あぶれたい (aburetai) 
        Volitional溢れよう - あぶれよう (abureyou) 
        Imperative溢れろ - あぶれろ (aburero) 
        Passive溢れられる - あぶれられる (aburerareru) 
        Conditional溢れたら - あぶれたら (aburetara) 
        Provisional conditional溢れれば - あぶれれば (aburereba) 
        Causative溢れさせる - あぶれさせる (aburesaseru) 
        Potential溢れられる - あぶれられる (aburerareru) 
        Keigo (Polite)
        Present溢れます - あぶれます (aburemasu) 
        Negative溢れません - あぶれません (aburemasen) 
        Past溢れました - あぶれました (aburemashita) 
        Past negative溢れませんでした - あぶれませんでした (aburemasendeshita) 
        Te form溢れまして - あぶれまして (aburemashite) 
        Tai form溢れたいです - あぶれたいです (aburetaidesu) 
        Volitional溢れましょう - あぶれましょう (aburemashou) 
        Imperative溢れませ - あぶれませ (aburemase) 
        Passive溢れられます - あぶれられます (abureraremasu) 

        Example sentences

        Sentences from the Tatoeba Corpus project using the word in context.

        We include the Japanese sentence as is, the English translation and a word-to-word clickable sentence analysis to make it easier to study it.

        • Japanese sentence

          今日は仕事にあぶれた。 

          Sentence analysis
          English translation

          I found no job today.

        溢れる

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        Pronunciation

        The way this word is usually spoken.

        The word is written in kana (hiragana or katakana) and the romaji transliteration using the Hepburn method. Some words indicated by the symbol have a computer generated audio that can be listened by clicking on it.

        There are words having multiple different pronunciations. In that case they will be ordered by popularity.

        • こぼれる koboreru

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        • usually written using kana aloneIchidan verbintransitive verb
          to spill, to fall out of, to overflow
          • to peek through, to become visible (although normally not)
            • to escape (of a smile, tear, etc.)

              Kanji in this word

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              • 13 strokes

                overflow, inundate, spill

              Verb conjugation

              A list with all the derivative forms for the verb, depending of the grammatical use and the degree of formality.

              Plain
              Present溢れる - こぼれる (koboreru) 
              Negative溢れない - こぼれない (koborenai) 
              Past溢れた - こぼれた (koboreta) 
              Past negative溢れなかった - こぼれなかった (koborenakatta) 
              Te form溢れて - こぼれて (koborete) 
              Tai form溢れたい - こぼれたい (koboretai) 
              Volitional溢れよう - こぼれよう (koboreyou) 
              Imperative溢れろ - こぼれろ (koborero) 
              Passive溢れられる - こぼれられる (koborerareru) 
              Conditional溢れたら - こぼれたら (koboretara) 
              Provisional conditional溢れれば - こぼれれば (koborereba) 
              Causative溢れさせる - こぼれさせる (koboresaseru) 
              Potential溢れられる - こぼれられる (koborerareru) 
              Keigo (Polite)
              Present溢れます - こぼれます (koboremasu) 
              Negative溢れません - こぼれません (koboremasen) 
              Past溢れました - こぼれました (koboremashita) 
              Past negative溢れませんでした - こぼれませんでした (koboremasendeshita) 
              Te form溢れまして - こぼれまして (koboremashite) 
              Tai form溢れたいです - こぼれたいです (koboretaidesu) 
              Volitional溢れましょう - こぼれましょう (koboremashou) 
              Imperative溢れませ - こぼれませ (koboremase) 
              Passive溢れられます - こぼれられます (koboreraremasu) 

              Example sentences

              Sentences from the Tatoeba Corpus project using the word in context.

              We include the Japanese sentence as is, the English translation and a word-to-word clickable sentence analysis to make it easier to study it.

              • Japanese sentence

                急に涙がこぼれてきた。 

                Sentence analysis
                English translation

                I burst into tears.

              • Japanese sentence

                コーヒーがこぼれましたよ。 

                Sentence analysis
                English translation

                You've spilt your coffee.