Playing through a game, and I've encountered a verb / combination I've never seen before. The full dialogue is:


Am I looking at some stem of きめ・る? Or something else entirely? What's the statement mean?

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

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Yes, it's the stem of 決める plus セリフ (plus the past tense of 使う): [決]{き}め[台詞]{ゼリフ} is one's "signature phrase".

The sentence is thus

Did you already use your signature phrase on the princess?

I'll leave you to make sense of it in the context of your game.

  • You can look here what kind of セリフ are considered 決め台詞...
    – Earthliŋ
    Jun 24, 2013 at 2:54

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