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詰める
Readings

tsumeru
English
Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to stuff into, to jam, to cram, to pack, to fill, to plug, to stop up

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
Intransitive verb
to shorten, to move closer together

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to reduce (spending), to conserve

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
Intransitive verb
See also: 根を詰める
usu. as 根を詰める
to focus intently on, to strain oneself to do

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to go through thoroughly, to work out (details), to bring to a conclusion, to wind up

Ichidan verb
Intransitive verb
to be on duty, to be stationed

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
to corner (esp. an opponent's king in shogi), to trap, to checkmate

Ichidan verb
Transitive verb
See also: 指を詰める・1
the meaning "to catch one's finger" is predominantly used in Kansai
to cut off (one's finger as an act of apology), to catch (one's finger in a door, etc.)

Auxiliary verb
Ichidan verb
to do non-stop, to do continuously, to keep doing (without a break)

Auxiliary verb
Ichidan verb
to do completely, to do thoroughly

Auxiliary verb
Ichidan verb
to force someone into a difficult situation by ...

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 詰める, 詰めます
[does], will [do]
詰めない, 詰めません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 詰めた, 詰めました
[did]
詰めなかった, 詰めませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 詰めて, 詰めまして 詰めないで, 詰めませんで 詰めなくて
Kanjis
ON: キツ, キチ KUN: つ.める, つ.め, -づ.め, つ.まる, つ.む
packed, close, pressed, reprove, rebuke, blame

Stroke: 13 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-7-6 FC: 0466.6


Phrases
この穴を何かで詰めなくては。
Parts: 此の (この) (あな) 何か (なにか) 詰める (つめる)
We've got to fill this hole with something.

このブラウスをつめていただけますか。
Parts: 此の (この) ブラウス (ブルーズ) 詰める (つめて) 頂ける (いただけます)
Could I have this blouse taken in, please?