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Kanji in this term
くる
Grade: 3
kun’yomi

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kɯ̟ᵝɾɯ̟ᵝɕimɯ̟ᵝ]

VerbEdit

苦しむ (intransitive, godan conjugation, hiragana くるしむ, rōmaji kurushimu)

  1. suffer, struggle with, be tormented by
    • 2011, Barack Obama, 中東と北アフリカに関するバラク・オバマの演説, translation of "Remarks by the President on the Middle East and North Africa" by User:Lombroso:
      それは占領 (せんりょう)屈辱 (くつじょく) (くる)しむことを、そして自分 (じぶん) (くに) ()んでいないことを () ()してきた。
      Sore wa senryō no kutsujoku ni kurushimu koto o, soshite jibun no kuni ni sunde inai koto o imi shite kita.
      For Palestinians, it has meant suffering the humiliation of occupation, and never living in a nation of their own.

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