Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 移る (utsuru)

Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 移る (utsuru)

Kana: うつる
Kanji: 移る
Romaji: utsuru

Type: Verb
Meaning: to move (house), to transfer (department), to change the target of interest or concern, to elapse (passage of time), to be permeated by a colour or scent, to be infected, to be contagious, to spread (as in fire)
JLPT level: N4

Example sentences:

minna wa tonari no heya ni utsutta.
Everyone passed into the next room.

boku wa koko no chiku e utsutte kitan de ne.
I have moved into this area, you know.

移る Verb Conjugation

Infographic: conjugation of Japanese verb 移る. Click on image to view full size.

iryou hoken ya nenkin, shougai gakushuu no kitai to itta men de, roudou shijou no kidousei ga takamareba, atarashii gyoukai ya nicchi no shigoto ni tobikomu koto mo, hatan sunzen no kigyou kara han’ei shite iru kigyou e utsuru koto mo tayasuku naru.
The more the workforce feels mobile—in terms of health care, pension benefits, and lifelong learning possibilities—the more it will be willing and able to jump into the new industries and new job niches and to move from dying companies to thriving companies.

kare no shisen wa shokudou no betsu no soba ni utsutta.
His glance shifted to the other side of the carriage.

移る (utsuru)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 移 (yí)
Korean: 옮기다 (olmgida)

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