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Readings

tooru
English
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to go by, to go past, to go along, to travel along, to pass through, to use (a road), to take (a route), to go via, to go by way of

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to run (between; of a rail service, bus route, etc.), to operate (between), to connect

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to go indoors, to go into a room, to be admitted, to be shown in, to be ushered in, to come in

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to penetrate, to pierce, to skewer, to go through, to come through

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to permeate, to soak into, to spread throughout

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to carry (e.g. of a voice), to reach far

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to be passed on (e.g. of a customer's order to the kitchen), to be relayed, to be conveyed

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to pass (a test, a bill in the House, etc.), to be approved, to be accepted

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to go by (a name), to be known as, to be accepted as, to have a reputation for

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to be coherent, to be logical, to be reasonable, to be comprehensible, to be understandable, to make sense

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to get across (e.g. of one's point), to be understood

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to pass for, to come across as, to seem like

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
to be straight (e.g. wood grain)

Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Intransitive verb
Archaism
to be well-informed, to be wise

Suffix
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
after the -masu stem of a verb
to do ... completely, to do ... thoroughly

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Conjugated forms
Present, Future 通る, 通ります
[does], will [do]
通らない, 通りません
doesn't [do], will not [do]
Past 通った, 通りました
[did]
通らなかった, 通りませんでした
didn't [do]
Te-form, Continuative 通って, 通りまして 通らないで, 通りませんで 通らなくて
Kanjis
ON: ツウ, ツ KUN: とお.る, とお.り, -とお.り, -どお.り, とお.す, とお.し, -どお.し, かよ.う
traffic, pass through, avenue, commute, counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.

Stroke: 10 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 3-3-7 FC: 3730.0


ON: テツ
penetrate, clear, pierce, strike home, sit up (all night)

Stroke: 15 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-12 FC: 2824.4


ON: トウ KUN: す.く, す.かす, す.ける, とう.る, とう.す
transparent, permeate, filter, penetrate

Stroke: 10 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 3-3-7 FC: 3230.0


Phrases
黙っていて心が通った。
Parts: 黙る (だまる) (こころ) 通る (とおる)
There was no need for verbal communication.

私は毎日その教会の前を通る。
Parts: (わたし) 毎日 (まいにち) 其の (その) 教会 (きょうかい) (まえ) 通る (とおる)
I go by that church every day.

そうゆう言い訳はとおらない。
Parts: そう言う (そうゆう) 言い訳 (いいわけ) 通る (とおらない)
That's no excuse.

弾がヘルメットを通った。
Parts: (たま) ヘルメット (ヘル・メット) 通る (とおる)
A bullet pierced the helmet.

ケリーの声は、よく通る。
Parts: (こえ) 良く (よく) 通る (とおる)
Kelly's voice carries well.

彼女はベスという名で通っていた。
Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ) と言う (という) (な) 通る (とおる)
She went by the name of Bess.

この絵は本物で通るだろう。
Parts: 此の (この) (え) 本物 (ほんもの) 通る (とおる) だろう (だろ)
This painting will pass for genuine.

駅と飛行機の間は、バスが通っている。
Parts: (えき) 飛行機 (ひこうき) (あいだ) バス (#1098390) 通る (とおる)
Buses run between the station and the airport.

容易に試験に通ると思う。
Parts: 容易 (ようい) 試験 (しけん) 通る (とおる) 思う (おもう)

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