報い, 酬い, むくい

  • mukui

Definition of 報い,酬い,むくい

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • reward
  • recompense
  • return
  • punishment
  • retribution

Related Kanji

report, news, reward, retribution
repay, reward, retribution

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Examples of 報い,酬い,むくい in a Sentence

悪事報い
What one has sown one will have to reap.
One of these fine days he will get his just deserts.
大酒飲んだ報い健康害した
His health was the forfeit of heavy drinking.
はそれ自体報いである
Virtue is its own reward.
それは当然の報い
It serves you right.
What goes around comes around.
報いである
The wages of sin is death.
He took his own medicine.
You've acted foolishly and you will pay for it.
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