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noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
See also: 冷やりと
Usually written using kana alone
cool, chill, cold

fear, fright, dread
ON: レイKUN: つめ.たい, ひ.える, ひ.や, ひ.ややか, ひ.やす, ひ.やかす, さ.める, さ.ます
cool, cold (beer, person), chill

Example sentences
車が凍てついた路面を滑った時は「ひやっ」とした。Parts: (くるま), 凍て付く (いてつく), 路面 (ろめん), 滑る (すべる), (とき), 冷やっと (ひやっと)J'ai eu peur quand ma voiture a dérapé sur la glace.
It was frightful when my car skidded on the ice.

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