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Is the Japanese verb 'ちらばります’ an intransitive verb or not?

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closed as off-topic by Eiríkr Útlendi, virmaior, Szymon, Earthliŋ, Sjiveru Jun 13 '14 at 15:55

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Have you looked in any dictionaries? – ssb Jun 13 '14 at 3:05
Not to sound lazy, but it would be nice to include a definition for the word on requests like these... – Kaji Jun 13 '14 at 3:08
Please use a dictionary first. Using StackExchange to answer this kind of question is a horribly inefficient way to learn a language. – Eiríkr Útlendi Jun 13 '14 at 3:42
This question appears to be off-topic because it is: almost a cross between a translation request and a study resources question. – Eiríkr Útlendi Jun 13 '14 at 3:45
Here are some tips: 1. Look up the citation form of the verb, which is ちらばる, not the polite form. 2. If you check a Japanese dictionary, look for the 自 (intransitive) or 他 (transitive) labels. 3. If you check jisho.org, it'll say "transitive verb" or "intransitive verb". – snailplane Jun 13 '14 at 4:01