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みる, 見る, 観る, 視る
Ichidan verb, Transitive
1. to see, to look, to watch, to view, to observe
2. to examine, to look over, to assess, to check, to judge
See 看る
3. to look after, to attend to, to take care of, to keep an eye on
4. to experience, to meet with (misfortune, success, etc.)
Auxiliary verb, Usually in kana, after the -te form of a verb
5. to try ..., to have a go at ..., to give ... a try
Particle, See 乃, occasionally ん, orig. written 乃 or 之
1. indicates possessive
2. nominalizes verbs and adjectives
See が・1
3. substitutes for "ga" in subordinate phrases
often ん
4. (at sentence-end, falling tone) indicates a confident conclusion
Female term or language
5. (at sentence-end) indicates emotional emphasis
冴える, 冱える, さえ
Conjugated: さえ
Ichidan verb, Intransitive
1. to be clear (of a sight, sound, colour, etc.), to be bright, to be vivid, to be crisp
2. to be clear-headed, to be alert, to be on the ball, to be wide awake
often as 冴えない
3. to look upbeat, to be perky, to be cheerful
4. to master (a skill), to excel at, to cleanly execute
See 冴えない・2
5. to be satisfying
1. even
in a conditional clause; indicates the only thing needed
2. (if) only, just, as long as
3. besides, on top of that, what's more
冴え, 冱え, 冴, さえ
1. clearness, clarity
2. skillfulness (skilfulness)
, 賽, さい, さえ
See 骰子, Abbreviation
1. dice, die
Only さい, See 采配・1
2. baton (of command)
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