直す

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
なお
Grade: 2
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Verbalisation of (なお) (nao). Related to (なお) (naosu, to cure).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Tokyo pitch accent of conjugated forms of "直す"
Source: Online Japanese Accent Dictionary
Stem forms
Terminal (終止形)
Attributive (連体形)
直す [nàóꜜsù]
Imperative (命令形) 直せ [nàóꜜsè]
Key constructions
Passive 直される おされ [nàósáréꜜrù]
Causative 直させる おさせ [nàósáséꜜrù]
Potential 直せる おせ [nàóséꜜrù]
Volitional 直そう おそ [nàósóꜜò]
Negative 直さない おさない [nàósáꜜnàì]
Negative perfective 直さなかった おさなかった [nàósáꜜnàkàttà]
Formal 直します おしま [nàóshímáꜜsù]
Perfective 直した した [nàóꜜshìtà]
Conjunctive 直して して [nàóꜜshìtè]
Hypothetical conditional 直せば せば [nàóꜜsèbà]

Verb[edit]

(なお) (naosuなほす (nafosu)? transitive godan (stem (なお) (naoshi), past (なお)した (naoshita))

Japanese verb pair
active 直す
mediopassive 直る
  1. to fix, to repair
    すぐ(なお)します
    Sugu naoshimasu.
    We will fix it immediately.
  2. to change, to alter
  3. to correct, to make proper
    Synonym: 修正する (shūsei suru)
  4. to redo something
    ()(なお)kakinaosu to rewrite

Conjugation[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN