Japanese Dictionary

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顰める

Kana Reading
しかめる, ひそめる
Romaji
shikameru, hisomeru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to knit the brows; to raise eyebrows; to scowl; to grimace; to frown
    Example sentence
    彼女はその女性に対してしかめた She made faces at that woman.

Examples of 顰める, しかめる, ひそめる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
顰める
Plain Polite
顰めます
Negative
顰めない
Negative Polite
顰めません

Past

Plain
顰めた
Plain Polite
顰めました
Negative
顰めなかった
Negative Polite
顰めませんでした

Te

Plain
顰めて
Plain Polite
顰めまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
顰められる
Plain Polite
顰められます
Negative
顰められない
Negative Polite
顰められません

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