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壊す
毀す
Readings

kowasu
English
Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to break, to destroy, to demolish

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to wreck, to ruin, to spoil, to damage

Godan verb with 'su' ending
Transitive verb
to break (a bill, etc.)

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 壊す, 壊します
[does], will [do]
壊さない, 壊しません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 壊した, 壊しました
[did]
壊さなかった, 壊しませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 壊して, 壊しまして 壊さないで, 壊しませんで 壊さなくて
Kanjis
ON: カイ, エ KUN: こわ.す, こわ.れる, やぶ.る
demolition, break, destroy

Stroke: 16 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-13 FC: 4413.3


ON: KUN: こぼ.つ, こわ.す, こぼ.れる, こわ.れる, そし.る, やぶ.る
break, destroy, censure, be chipped, be scratched, be broken, be ruined

Stroke: 13 SKIP: 1-9-4 FC: 7714.4


Phrases
その事が彼のすべての夢を壊した。
Parts: 其の (その) (こと) (かれ) 全て (すべての) (ゆめ) 壊す (こわす)
That destroyed all his dreams.