Definition of 醒

  • awake
  • be disillusioned
  • sober up

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セイ
  • ます
  • める

Popular Words With This Kanji

覚醒剤, 覚せい剤, かくせいざい

stimulant

覚める, 醒める, さめる

to wake, to wake up, to become sober, to sober up, to regain consciousness (e.g. after anaesthesia), to come to one's senses, to be disillusioned

覚ます, 醒ます, さます

to awaken, to disabuse, to sober up

覚醒, かくせい

waking up, awakening, arousal, revival, disillusion, disillusionment, awakening (figurative)

興醒め, 興ざめ, 興冷め, 興覚め, きょうざめ

kill-joy, wet-blanket, skeleton at the feast

冷めやらぬ, 覚めやらぬ, 醒めやらぬ, 冷め遣らぬ, 覚め遣らぬ, 醒め遣らぬ, さめやらぬ

lingering (usu. feeling, emotion, etc.), continuing (to), still (...)

興醒める, きょうざめる

to lose interest

冷めやらぬ, 覚めやらぬ, 醒めやらぬ, 冷め遣らぬ, 覚め遣らぬ, 醒め遣らぬ, さめやらぬ

lingering (usu. feeling, emotion, etc.), continuing (to), still (...)

寝覚める, 寝醒める, ねざめる

to wake up

半睡半醒, はんすいはんせい

half asleep and half awake


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