さっぱり

  • sappari
JLPT 3

Definition of さっぱり

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), adverb (fukushi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, adverb taking the `to' particle

  • feeling refreshed
  • feeling relieved

  • neat
  • trimmed

  • plain
  • simple

  • completely
  • entirely

  • not in the least (in sentence with negative verb)
  • not at all

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • completely ignorant
  • not doing at all

Examples of さっぱり in a Sentence

あなたのおばあさんは気性さっぱりしたいいですね。
Your grandmother is a charming lady.
ほんの一寝入りしたら、さっぱりした
Just a spot of shut-eye has already refreshed my mind.
あなたさっぱり理解できない。
I can never make you out.
にはさっぱり
It's all Greek to me.
She is neatly dressed.
彼女どこへ行ったのさっぱりらない。
It beats me where she's gone.
現在どこにいるのぼくにはさっぱりらない。
I have no idea where he is at present.
言いたいにはさっぱりらない。
I haven't the faintest idea what you mean.
近ごろさっぱり彼女に会わない。
I haven't seen anything of her lately.
はあなたの言うことさっぱりわかりません
I have no idea what you mean.
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