Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 4 strokes
Taught in grade 2

Search words that:
- start with 止
- end with 止
- contain 止
stop, halt
KUN:
  • と.まる
    to.maru
  • -ど.まり
    -do.mari
  • と.める
    to.meru
  • -と.める
    -to.meru
  • -ど.め
    -do.me
  • とど.める
    todo.meru
  • とど.め
    todo.me
  • とど.まる
    todo.maru
  • や.める
    ya.meru
  • や.む
    ya.mu
  • -や.む
    -ya.mu
  • よ.す
    yo.su
  • -さ.す
    -sa.su
  • -さ.し
    -sa.shi
ON:
  • shi
Nanori:
  • どめ
    dome
Written with 4 strokes
Taught in grade 2
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 353 results)

Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
1.
to stop (moving), to come to a stop
2.
to stop (doing, working, being supplied), to come to a halt, to cease, to be stopped, to be suspended
3.
to alight, to perch on
Other readings:
留まる【とまる】
停まる【とまる】
駐まる【とまる】
止る【とまる】
留る【とまる】

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to stop, to turn off(esp. 止める, 停める)
2.
to park(esp. 止める, 停める)
3.
to prevent, to suppress (a cough), to hold back (tears), to hold (one's breath), to relieve (pain)(esp. 止める, 停める)
4.
to stop (someone from doing something), to dissuade, to forbid, to prohibit
5.
to notice, to be aware of, to concentrate on, to pay attention to, to remember, to bear in mind
6.
to fix (in place), to fasten, to tack, to pin, to nail, to button, to staple(esp. 留める)
7.
to detain, to keep in custody(esp. 留める)
Other readings:
留める【とめる】
停める【とめる】

Godan-mu verb, intransitive verb
to cease, to stop, to be over
Other readings:
已む【やむ】
罷む【やむ】

Ichidan verb, transitive verb
1.
to stop (an activity), to cease, to discontinue, to end, to quit(usually kana)(only relevant for 止める and 已める)
2.
to cancel, to abandon, to give up, to abolish, to abstain, to refrain(usually kana)
Other readings:
やめる《已める》
やめる《廃める》

noun, auxillary suru verb
prohibition, inhibition, ban

noun, auxillary suru verb
suspension, stoppage, discontinuance, interruption

Godan-su verb, transitive verb
to cease, to desist, to cut it out, to lay off (an activity), to drop (a subject) to abolish, to resign, to give up(usually kana)

noun, auxillary suru verb
1.
stoppage, coming to a stop, halt, standstill
2.
ceasing (movement, activity, etc.), suspension (of operations), interruption (e.g. of electricity supply), cutting off
3.
suspension (of payment, licence, etc.), (temporary) prohibition, ban
4.
suspension of music, dance, etc. as a sign of mourning for a prominent person(archaism)(only relevant for ちょうじ)
Other readings:
停止【ちょうじ】

noun, auxillary suru verb
prevention, check

tachidomaru
Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
to stop (in one's tracks), to come to a stop, to halt, to pause, to stand still
Other readings:
立ち止まる【たちとまる】[1]
立ち止る【たちどまる】
立ち止る【たちとまる】[1]
立ちどまる【たちどまる】
立止る【たちどまる】
立止る【たちとまる】[1]
立ち留まる【たちどまる】
立ち留まる【たちとまる】[1]
立留まる【たちどまる】
立留まる【たちとまる】[1]
立留る【たちどまる】
立留る【たちとまる】[1]
Notes:
  1. out-dated or obsolete kana usage
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 1239 results)

Why don't you give up smoking

サム、
Sam, don't

Let's stop and take a rest

It's so painful. Stop it

Let's resume reading where we left off last week

くる
すこ
少し
Why don't you pull over and take a rest for a while

My watch ran down and I didn't know the time

The sky lightened as it stopped raining

Tell me when to stop

Though it stopped raining, the wind was still blowing hard

It has finally stopped snowing and has warmed up

No pets allowed

Don't ask me such a hard question

I can't turn the shower off. Could you check it for me

I may go out if the rain lets up

It has been raining off and on

It has been snowing on and off

Let's go as soon as it stops raining

おお
大きな
くる
とつぜん
突然
The big car pulled up suddenly

It rained on and off all day