矍铄

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

  • jué ("a bird's gaze") + shuò ("bright"), i.e., an elderly person with shining eyes

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Adjective[edit]

矍铄

  1. (literary) old but full energy; sprightly
    父亲看起来精神矍铄老人
    tā de fùqin kànqilai shì yī wèi jīngshén juéshuò de lǎorén
    His father seems quite sprightly.