Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
冷める JLPT 2
Kana Reading
さめる
Romaji
sameru
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    Ichidan verb, intransitive verb
    Meaning
    to become cool (e.g. from a high temperature to room temperature); to come down (fever)
    Example sentence
    この気持ちが冷めないうちがんばります!!「鉄は熱いうちに打て」といいますから I'm going to get going before this feeling goes!! Well they do say "Strike while the iron is hot".
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    to cool down (interest); to abate; to subside; to dampen
    Example sentence
    料理が冷めてしまっています The food is cold.

Examples of 冷める, さめる in a sentence


Verb Conjugations

Non-Past

Plain
冷める
Plain Polite
冷めます
Negative
冷めない
Negative Polite
冷めません

Past

Plain
冷めた
Plain Polite
冷めました
Negative
冷めなかった
Negative Polite
冷めませんでした

Te

Plain
冷めて
Plain Polite
冷めまして
Negative
--
Negative Polite
--

Passive

Plain
冷められる
Plain Polite
冷められます
Negative
冷められない
Negative Polite
冷められません

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