TAKOBOTO

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倒れる斃れる殪れる仆れる
Readings
たおれる
taoreru
Meanings
Meaning restricted to 倒れる
Ichidan verb
intransitive verb
See also: 崩れる
to fall, to collapse, to drop, to fall senselessêtre terrassé, s'effondrer, tomber

to be forced to bed (by illness, etc.)succomber
to dieêtre ruiné
to go bankrupt, to be ruined, to have a bad debt
to be defeated (in a game)
to fall (of governments, dictators, etc.)umfallen, umkippen, hinfallen, einstürzen, zusammenbrechen, zugrunde gehen, untergehen, verfallen, gestürzt werden, sterben, umkommen, ums Leben kommen, fallen, erkranken, krank werden
Kanji
ON: トウKUN: たお.れる, -だお.れ, たお.す, さかさま, さかさ, さかしま
overthrow, fall, collapse, drop, break down

ON: ヘイKUN: たお.れる, たお.す
kill, die violent death

ON: エイKUN: たお.す
die, bury

ON: KUN: たお.れる
fall, lie down, bend

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼は過労で倒れた。Parts: (かれ), 過労 (かろう), 倒れる (たおれる)My father fell ill because he worked too hard.

彼は横にばったり倒れた。Parts: (かれ), 横に (よこに), ばったり (ばったん), 倒れる (たおれる)He fell flat on the floor.

彼はいまを盛りにと言う時に倒れた。Parts: (かれ), (いま), 盛り (さかり), 言う (いう), (とき), 倒れる (たおれる)He was cut down in his prime.

内閣は倒れるだろうということだ。Parts: 内閣 (ないかく), 倒れる (たおれる), だろう (だろ), 言う (いう), (こと)They say that the cabinet will fall.

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