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壊れる [ichi1,news1,nf21] 毀れる [rK]
こわれる [ichi1,news1,nf21]
1. [v1,vi]
▶ to be broken
▶ to break
▶ to fall apart
▶ to collapse
▶ to be destroyed
▶ to be damaged
2. [v1,vi]
▶ to break (down)
▶ to stop working
3. [v1,vi]
▶ to fall through (of a plan, deal, etc.)
▶ to collapse
▶ to break down (of a relationship, negotiations, etc.)
▶ to be broken off
▶ to be ruined (of an atmosphere, one's image, etc.)


6. A 2023-03-07 00:52:20  Robin Scott <...address hidden...>
All the refs have it as a separate sense. It's helpful to show that the word can be used in this way. And there are already enough glosses on sense 1.
5. A* 2023-03-07 00:37:03  Nicolas Maia
Isn't sense 3 really just figurative uses of sense 1? Not sure it needs to be separate.
4. A 2023-03-06 05:36:15  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
Most of the example sentences were sense 1. Quite a few are now sense 2.
3. A* 2023-03-02 00:05:36  Robin Scott <...address hidden...>
gg5, prog, daij, meikyo
Added sense and glosses.
@@ -24,0 +25,4 @@
+<gloss>to fall apart</gloss>
+<gloss>to collapse</gloss>
+<gloss>to be destroyed</gloss>
+<gloss>to be damaged</gloss>
@@ -29,2 +33,11 @@
-<gloss>to fall through</gloss>
-<gloss>to come to nothing</gloss>
+<gloss>to break (down)</gloss>
+<gloss>to stop working</gloss>
+<gloss>to fall through (of a plan, deal, etc.)</gloss>
+<gloss>to collapse</gloss>
+<gloss>to break down (of a relationship, negotiations, etc.)</gloss>
+<gloss>to be broken off</gloss>
+<gloss>to be ruined (of an atmosphere, one's image, etc.)</gloss>
2. A 2023-03-01 04:39:52  Jim Breen <...address hidden...>
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