Showing entries with verbs only.
- さえるcommon saerucommon 【冴える · 冱える】
- ichidan verb → conjugation / intransitive:
- to be clear (of a sight, sound, colour, etc.); to be bright; to be vivid; to be crisp 例文
- to be clear-headed; to be alert; to be on the ball; to be wide awake
- to look upbeat; to be perky; to be cheerful —Often as 冴えない.
- to master (a skill); to excel at; to cleanly execute
- to be satisfying —Often as 冴えない. → 冴えない
- to become frigid; to become intensely cold —Original meaning; now somewhat old-fashioned.