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立てる, たてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive, also written as 起てる
1. to stand up, to put up, to set up, to erect, to raise
2. to thrust into, to bury into, to dig into
3. to make (a noise), to start (a rumour), to raise (a cloud of dust, etc.), to cause, to establish, to develop, to formulate
4. to put up (a political candidate), to make (one's leader)
5. to treat with respect, to give (someone) their due, to make (someone) look good, to avoid embarrassing (someone)
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立つ, 発つ, たつ
Conjugated: 立てる
Only 立つ, Godan verb, Intransitive
1. to stand, to rise, to stand up
2. to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position)
usu. 発つ
3. to depart (on a plane, train, etc.)
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組み立てる, 組立てる, 組み立る, くみたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to assemble, to put together, to set up, to construct, to build, to compose (a story, poem, etc.)
2. to form (words, sentences, etc.)
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立てる, やくだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to put to use, to make use of, to turn to account
申し立てる, もうしたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to declare, to plead
立てる, したてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to tailor, to make (clothing)
2. to train, to bring up
3. to make it seem like, to pass off
4. to turn into a play or movie
5. to prepare, to send, to despatch
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駆り立てる, 駆立てる, 狩り立てる, 駆りたてる, かりたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to flush out (game, etc.), to drive (animals), to beat, to hunt down
Only 駆り立てる, Only 駆立てる
2. to urge, to spur on, to push on, to impel
立てる, 見たてる, みたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to (see and) choose, to select
2. to diagnose (as)
3. to judge, to estimate
4. to liken (to), to compare (to), to imagine (something) as, to treat as
積み立てる, 積立てる, つみたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to accumulate, to save
立てる, ようだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to make use of, to lend money
打ち立てる, 打ちたてる, うち立てる, うちたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to establish, to formulate
騒ぎ立てる, 騒ぎたてる, さわぎたてる
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
to make a great fuss, to raise a hue and cry, to make an uproar, to clamour
埋め立てる, うめたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to reclaim, to fill up
立てる, さかだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to stand on end (hair, fur), to bristle, to ruffle (up)
立てる, あわだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to beat (e.g. eggs), to whip (e.g. cream), to whisk, to lather
引き立てる, ひきたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to set off to advantage, to bring into prominence, to enhance
2. to support, to favor, to favour, to promote, to patronize
3. to rouse (spirits)
4. to march (a prisoner) off, to haul someone off
5. to slide (a door) shut
立てる, いらだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to irritate, to exasperate
立てる, かどだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to be sharp, to be pointed
立てる, ことだてる
Ichidan verb
to do something different, to make a big thing of
立てる, さきだてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to have (someone) go ahead
立てる, けたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to kick up
取り立てる, 取立てる, 取りたてる, とりたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to collect (debts), to dun, to exact, to extort
2. to appoint, to promote, to give patronage
See 取り立てて
3. to emphasize, to focus on, to call attention to
書き立てる, かきたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to write (a person) up (in a positive or negative light), to write something up so that it stands out, to write up in an exaggerated fashion, to detail, to list
音を立てる, 音をたてる, おとをたてる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to make a sound
我を立てる, がをたてる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to insist on one's own ideas
顔を立てる, 顔をたてる, かおをたてる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to save face, to show deference, to make someone look good
急き立てる, 急きたてる, せき立てる, 急立てる, せきたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to hurry (up), to press, to urge on
作り立てる, つくりたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to adorn, to decorate, to dress up, to build up
声を立てる, こえをたてる
Expression, Ichidan verb
to let out a cry, to shout
切り立てる, きりたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
to cut, to slash, to slay all
洗い立てる, あらいたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to examine closely, to check up on, to ferret out
2. to wash carefully
掻き立てる, かき立てる, 掻きたてる, 搔き立てる, かきたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to stir up, to poke (the fire), to beat (an egg)
2. to arouse (interest, feelings, etc.), to stoke, to whip up, to fan, to kindle, to stimulate
追い立てる, 追いたてる, 追立てる, おいたてる
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to drive on, to urge forward (e.g. cattle), to rouse (game from its cover), to shoo away
2. to press a tenant to leave, to evict
弁じ立てる, べんじたてる
Ichidan verb
to speak eloquently, to talk volubly