Last modified on 23 June 2014, at 13:07

躓く

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji

EtymologyEdit

/tumaduku/ → /tumazuku/. Compound of (tsuma, toe) and 突く (tsuku, hit), which voices due to rendaku.

VerbEdit

躓く (godan conjugation, hiragana つまずく, romaji tsumazuku, historical hiragana つまづく)

  1. to stumble or trip