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advantage; benefit; profit; sharp
to use
simp. and trad.
(利用)

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VerbEdit

利用

  1. to use; to utilise
    充分利用  ―  chōngfèn lìyòng  ―  to make full use of
    利用假期時間 [MSC, trad.]
    利用假期时间 [MSC, simp.]
    lìyòng jiàqī de shíjiān bǎ shū dú wán le. [Pinyin]
    He finished reading the book using time from the holiday.
  2. (often derogatory) to take advantage of; to make use of; to exploit
    利用  ―  Wǒ bèi tā lìyòng le.  ―  I was taken advantage of by him.

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  • (to use):

NounEdit

利用

  1. (literary) good tool; excellent instrument

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 4
よう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

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NounEdit

利用 (hiragana りよう, rōmaji riyō)

  1. use, usage, utilization, application
  2. exploitation, taking advantage of

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利用する (transitive, suru conjugation, hiragana りようする, rōmaji riyō suru)

  1. use, utilize
  2. exploit, take advantage of

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

利用 (iyong) (hangeul 이용)

  1. Hanja form? of 이용 (utilization).