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得, とく

  • toku

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • profit
  • advantage
  • benefit
  • gain

Definition

Buddhist term

  • rebirth in paradise, entering nirvana

Examples of 得,とく in a Sentence

It pays to be polite.
だれにもならないは吹かない。
It is an ill wind that blows nobody good.
それではよりほうひどくすることになる
That would give him a terrible lead over me.
Honesty will pay in the long run.
One man's gain is another man's loss.
How can you benefit by being so unpleasant?
It's to your advantage, learn everything you can.
買え替えたですよ。
You will be better off buying a new one than trying to fix it.
To tell the truth, it does not always pay to tell the truth.
得な性分
He has an optimistic turn of mind.

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