Partial results:

ぼけるbokeruほうけるhoukeruボケるBOKEru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to grow senile; to be childish with age
  • to be mentally slow; to be befuddled
  • to play stupid; to say something stupid (oft. on purpose; esp. as part of a comedic routine)
  • to become engrossed (in something) ほうける
ほれるhoreru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to fall in love; to be in love; to be charmed with; to lose one's heart to

トムTOMUha自分jibungaメアリーMEARIIni惚れるhoreruことkotoniなるnarutoha思っomoteiなかっnakata Tom didn't expect to fall in love with Mary.


noun / suffix:

  • idiot; fool; touched in the head (from); out of it (from); space case
  • funny man (of a comedy duo); (in comedy) silly or stupid line 漫才突っ込み【つっこみ】
  • Alzheimer's (impol)

あんなanna二股かけるfutamatakakeruonnaなんかnanka忘れたwasuretawaボケBOKE Idiot, I've forgotten that two-timing bitch.

とぼけるtobokeru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to play dumb; to feign ignorance; to play innocent; to have a blank facial expression
  • to play the fool
  • to be in one's dotage


  • speaking fondly of


  • speaking fondly of a loved one


  • love potion; philter; aphrodisiac
ほれぼれhoreboreほれほれhorehore Inflection

adverb / ~と adverb / ~する noun:

  • fondly; admiringly; with fascination; with adoration; with enchantment

彼女kanojoha男性danseigaほれぼれhoreboreとするtosuruようなyouna着物kimonowoきていたkiteita She was dressed fit to kill.



  • faded, dull-colored eggplant
  • slow-witted, abstracted person; halfwit - derogatory term
ほれこむhorekomu Inflection

godan ~む verb / intransitive verb:

  • to be charmed by
のろけるnorokeruノロケるNOROKEruノロけるNOROkeru Inflection

ichidan verb / intransitive verb:

  • to go on about (one's love affairs); to speak proudly of (one's spouse, girlfriend, etc.); to speak fondly of


  • head over heels; madly (in love) - often used mockingly


  • assumed innocence; feigned ignorance
ほれなおすhorenaosu Inflection

godan ~す verb:

  • to rekindle one's love; to fall in love again (with a person one has previously been in love with) 直す

© Based on JMdict, KANJIDIC2, and JMnedict, property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group's licence. Example sentences from the Tatoeba project (CC BY 2.0). Kanji stroke order data from the KanjiVG project by Ulrich Apel (CC BY-SA 3.0). See comprehensive list of data sources for more info.

Search other dictionaries for :
Yahoo!辞書 / goo辞書 / / Weblio / Wiktionary