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得る, うる
Suffix, after the -masu stem of a verb
1. to be able to ..., can ...
Transitive, See 得る・える・1, formal or literary term
2. to get, to acquire, to obtain, to procure, to earn, to win, to gain, to secure, to attain
See more > common
得る, 獲る, える
Ichidan verb, Transitive, 獲る esp. refers to catching wild game, etc.
1. to get, to earn, to acquire, to procure, to gain, to secure, to attain, to obtain, to win
2. to understand, to comprehend
3. to receive something undesirable (e.g. a punishment), to get (ill)
Only 得る, Auxiliary verb, See 得ない, See 得る・うる・1, after the -masu stem of a verb
4. to be able to ..., can ...
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得る, こころえる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to know, to understand, to be aware of, to regard as, to take for
2. to consent, to agree
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勝ち得る, 勝得る, 贏ち得る, かちえる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to achieve, to win, to gain, to attain
しうる, し得る
Expression, See 得る・うる・1, Usually in kana
can do, may do, be capable of doing
あり得る, 有り得る, 有りうる, 有りえる, ありうる, ありえる
Noun or verb acting prenominally, Expression
possible, likely, probable
当を得る, とうをうる, とうをえる
to be in order, to be right
人を得る, ひとをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to employ the right person, to choose somebody with the right qualities
要を得る, ようをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to be to the point
考え得る, 考えうる, かんがえうる
to be conceivable
耐え得る, 耐えうる, たえうる
to withstand, to be able to endure
的を得る, まとをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 的を射る, Colloquialism, prob. originated as a misuse of 的を射る but now in common use
to be to the point, to be pertinent
意を得る, いをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
1. to get (e.g. the gist of something), to understand
See 我が意を得たり
2. to turn out as one thought
知り得る, しりえる
Ichidan verb
to acquire knowledge
なし得る, 成し得る, 成しうる, 成しえる, なしうる, なしえる
Noun or verb acting prenominally, Expression, Transitive
to be able to do, to be capable of doing
妙を得る, みょうをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to be skillful (skilful), to be clever
地位を得る, 地位を獲る, ちいをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to acquire a position, to hold an appointment
要領を得る, ようりょうをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to be to the point, to hit the mark, to be relevant
時宜を得る, じぎをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, often used prenominally as 時宜を得た
to be well-timed, to be timely, to be opportune
経験を得る, けいけんをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to gain experience
変わり得る, 変わりうる, かわり得る, 変わりえる, かわりうる, かわりえる
Expression, Noun or verb acting prenominally, See 変わり得ない
able to change
好評を得る, こうひょうをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to receive a favorable reputation, to get good reviews, to meet with a favorable reception
正鵠を得る, せいこくをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 正鵠を射る
to hit the mark
名声を得る, めいせいをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to become famous, to gain fame
理解を得る, りかいをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, often 〜の理解を得る
to gain the understanding (of), to obtain consent (from)
我が意を得る, わがいをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 我が意を得たり
to approve of
事なきを得る, 事無きを得る, ことなきを得る, こと無きを得る, ことなきをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to end without incident, to not turn into something serious
つぼを心得る, 壺を心得る, つぼをこころえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, See 壷・つぼ・6
to understand the essence, to catch the main points
宜しきを得る, よろしきをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to be just about right, to be quite appropriate
得るところがある, 得る所が有る, うるところがある
Expression, Godan verb
to get benefit from, to profit from, to gain benefit
九死に一生を得る, きゅうしにいっしょうをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb, Idiomatic expression
to have a narrow escape from death
簡にして要を得る, かんにしてようをえる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to be brief and to the point, to be succinct
漿を乞いて酒を得る, しょうをこいてさけをうる
Expression, Idiomatic expression
to get more than one requests, to beg for water and receive wine
起こりうる, 起こり得る, おこりうる
to be possible to occur