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いいとこ取り, いいとこどり

  • iitokodori

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • focusing on only the good points or strong points
  • incorporating the benefits (while ignoring the drawbacks)
  • picking the best of both (everything)
  • cherrypicking (e.g. information)

Examples of いいとこ取り,いいとこどり in a Sentence

ゲームじゃないからいいとこ取りできないんだよ。
Love isn't a game, so you can't just cherry pick the best bits!
Skiing, barbecues, parties: with this plan you get the best of everything and can enjoy it all on a one-day visit.

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