• 真面目を発揮する
    • 〔能力を〕give full play to one's abilities/〔真価を〕prove one's real worth
  1. 1 〔本気〕

    まじめな 〔真摯な〕serious; 〔熱心な〕earnest

    • まじめな顔で
    • with 「a serious [an earnest] look
    • まじめな話だ
    • I mean business./I mean it.
    • そんなにまじめに考えないでくれ
    • Don't take it so seriously.
    • 彼はまじめそのものだ
    • He is sobriety itself.
  1. 2 〔誠実〕
    • まじめな人
    • 「an honest [a reliable] person
    • これからまじめになります
    • I will 「live an honest life [go straight] after this.
  1. まじめ人間 a reliable person; ((口)) a straight arrow