See also: ngám, ngâm, ngầm, ngậm, and 'ngam

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *-ŋamʔ (to think of).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ngắm (𥋴, 𥌹, 𬓛)

  1. to be attentive to something, to watch
    ngắm bức tranhto look attentively at a picture
    ngắm phong cảnhto contemplate a landscape
    ngắm con chimbirdwatching
  2. to aim (at) something, to target
    ngắm đích mà bắnto aim a target (before shooting)
  3. to view
    ngắm bộviewfinder
    bộ ngắmsight (of a weapon)
    bộ ngắm oanh tạcbombsight

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