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Godan verb with 'ru' ending
intransitive verb
to grow stiffêtre absorbé, être recherché (habits), se passionner pour, se raidir

to be absorbed in, to be devoted to, to be a fanatic, to elaboratesich begeistern, begeistert sein, schwärmen, gefesselt sein, gänzlich aufgehen, sich in einem Punkt konzentrieren, erstarren, gerinnen, zusammenklumpen, steif werden, sich verhärten (Muskeln), sich an einem Ort sammeln, gefrieren
ON: ギョウKUN: こ.る, こ.らす, こご.らす, こご.らせる, こご.る
congeal, freeze, stiff, be absorbed in

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼の聞く音楽といったら肩の凝るものばかりだ。Parts: (かれ), 聞く (きく), 音楽 (おんがく), 言う (いう), (かた), 凝る (こる), (もの), 許り (ばかり)He always listens to serious music.
Il n'écoute que des musiques difficiles.
Il n'écoute rien d'autre que de la musique sérieuse.

最近はどんな物に凝っているの?Parts: 最近 (さいきん), どんな, (もの), 凝る (こる)What are you into these days?
Чем ты в последнее время увлекаешься?

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