Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
垣間見る, かいま見る
Kana Reading
かいまみる
Romaji
kaimamiru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, transitive verb
    Meaning
    to take a peep at; to catch a glimpse of
    Example sentence
    性格悪い垣間見た I had a glimpse into the negative side of his character.

Examples of 垣間見る, かいま見る, かいまみる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
垣間見る
Plain Polite
垣間見ます
Negative
垣間見ない
Negative Polite
垣間見ません

Past

Plain
垣間見た
Plain Polite
垣間見ました
Negative
垣間見なかった
Negative Polite
垣間見ませんでした

Te

Plain
垣間見て
Plain Polite
垣間見まして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
垣間見られる
Plain Polite
垣間見られます
Negative
垣間見られない
Negative Polite
垣間見られません

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

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hedge, fence, wall

On'Yomi: エン

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interval, space

On'Yomi: カン, ケン

Kun'Yomi: あいだ, , あい

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7 strokes

see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

On'Yomi: ケン

Kun'Yomi: み.る, み.える, み.せる

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