Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
甘く見る
Kana Reading
あまくみる
Romaji
amakumiru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb
    Meaning
    to not take seriously; to take lightly
    Example sentence
    対戦相手甘く見るな。 Don't hold your rival cheap.

Examples of 甘く見る, あまくみる in a sentence

  • 対戦相手甘く見るな。

    Don't hold your rival cheap.

  • 世間甘くみるな!

    Don't kid yourself.

  • 甘く見るな。

    Don't make little of me.


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
甘く見る
Plain Polite
甘く見ます
Negative
甘く見ない
Negative Polite
甘く見ません

Past

Plain
甘く見た
Plain Polite
甘く見ました
Negative
甘く見なかった
Negative Polite
甘く見ませんでした

Te

Plain
甘く見て
Plain Polite
甘く見まして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
甘く見られる
Plain Polite
甘く見られます
Negative
甘く見られない
Negative Polite
甘く見られません

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sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary

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

On'Yomi: ケン

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