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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
See also: 改める
to be renewedêtre modifié, être renouvelé, changer

to stand on ceremony, to be formal
to take a turn for the worseneu werden, sich erneuern, beginnen, erneuert werden, revidiert werden, verändert werden, verbessert werden, wieder in Ordnung kommen, eine förmliche Haltung einnehmen, förmlich sein, erst sein, eine ernste Miene machen, sich verschlimmern (eine Krankheit)
ON: カイKUN: あらた.める, あらた.まる
reformation, change, modify, mend, renew, examine, inspect, search

ON: カクKUN: かわ
leather, skin, reform, become serious

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
長年の習慣はなかなか改まらない。Parts: 長年 (ながねん), 習慣 (しゅうかん), 中々 (なかなか), 改まる (あらたまる)Les vieilles habitudes ont la vie dure.
Old habits die hard.

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