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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 覚める (sameru)

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary with Flashcard

Kana: さめる
Kanji: 覚める; 醒める
Romaji: sameru

Type: verb

Meaning: to wake; to wake up; to become sober; to sober up; to regain consciousness; to come to one’s senses

Example sentences:


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夢なら覚めたくない。
yume nara sametakunai.
If this is a dream, I don’t wanna wake up.

僕は今になって目が覚めた。
boku wa ima ni natte me ga sameta.
I now see my error.

私はまだはっきり目が覚めていませんでした。
watashi wa mada hakkiri me ga samete imasen deshita.
I had not yet fully recovered consciousness.

目が覚めたとき、列車は動いていた。
me ga sameta toki, ressha wa ugoite ita.
When I woke up the train was moving.

Similar words:

呼び起こす (yobiokosu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 醒 (xǐng)
Korean: 깨다 (kkaeda)


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