壊れる

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Japanese[edit]

See also 壊す
Kanji in this term
こわ(れる)
Grade: S

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壊れる (intransitive, ichidan conjugation, hiragana こわれる, romaji kowareru)

  1. break, be broken, be destroyed, be wrecked
    洪水で橋が壊れた
    A bridge was destroyed by a flood.
    衝突事故で自動車が壊れた
    An automobile was wrecked in a collision.
  2. fall through; be broken off
    印刷機が壊れた
    A printing machine has been broken off.

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