掛かる

kana: かかる
rome: kakaru

掛かる - English Dictionary

[ verb ]
■ begin to injure
e.g.)
・The cancer cells are attacking his liver
・Rust is attacking the metal
attack

[ verb ]
■ be stricken by an illness, fall victim to an illness
e.g.)
・He got AIDS
・She came down with pneumonia
・She took a chill
contract , get , take

[ verb ]
■ take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
e.g.)
・We began working at dawn
・Who will start?
・Get working as soon as the sun rises!
・The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia
・He began early in the day
・Let's get down to work now
begin , commence , get , get down , set about , set out , start , start out

[ verb ]
■ set to work upon
■ turn one's energies vigorously to a task
e.g.)
・I attacked the problem as soon as I got out of bed
attack

[ verb ]
■ advise professionally
e.g.)
・The professor consults for industry
consult

[ verb ]
■ to hook or entangle
e.g.)
・One foot caught in the stirrup
catch , hitch

[ verb ]
■ be suspended or hanging
e.g.)
・The flag hung on the wall
hang

[ verb ]
■ fall or flow in a certain way
e.g.)
・This dress hangs well
・Her long black hair flowed down her back
fall , flow , hang

[ verb ]
■ get off the ground
e.g.)
・Who started this company?
・We embarked on an exciting enterprise
・I start my day with a good breakfast
・We began the new semester
・The afternoon session begins at 4 PM
・The blood shed started when the partisans launched a surprise attack
commence , embark on , start , start up

[ verb ]
■ enter upon an activity or enterprise
attempt , set about , undertake

[ verb ]
■ put on the stove or ready for cooking
e.g.)
・put on the tea, please!
put on

[ verb ]
■ travel by means of an aircraft, bus, etc.
e.g.)
・She hopped a train to Chicago
・He hopped rides all over the country
hop

[ verb ]
■ begin to deal with
e.g.)
・approach a task
・go about a difficult problem
・approach a new project
approach , go about , set about

[ verb ]
■ go to see for professional or business reasons
e.g.)
・You should see a lawyer
・We had to see a psychiatrist
see

[ verb ]
■ be priced at
e.g.)
・These shoes cost $100
be , cost

[ verb ]
■ be contingent on
e.g.)
・The outcomes rides on the results of the election
・Your grade will depends on your homework
depend on , depend upon , devolve on , hinge on , hinge upon , ride , turn on

[ verb ]
■ be designed to hold or take
e.g.)
・This surface will not take the dye
accept , take

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