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引き抜く引抜く
Irregular okurigana usage
引きぬく
Readings
ひきぬく
hikinuku
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
Transitive verb
to extract, to uproot, to pull outarracher, déraciner, dévoyer (recruter ailleurs), extraire

to headhunt, to lure awayherausziehen, herausreißen, ausjäten, Headhunting betreiben, auswählen, auslesen, abwerben
Kanji
ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

ON: バツ, ハツ, ハイKUN: ぬ.く, -ぬ.く, ぬ.き, ぬ.ける, ぬ.かす, ぬ.かる
slip out, extract, pull out, pilfer, quote, remove, omit

ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

ON: バツ, ハツ, ハイKUN: ぬ.く, -ぬ.く, ぬ.き, ぬ.ける, ぬ.かす, ぬ.かる
slip out, extract, pull out, pilfer, quote, remove, omit

ON: インKUN: ひ.く, ひ.き, ひ.き-, -び.き, ひ.ける
pull, tug, jerk, admit, install, quote, refer to

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼はライバル会社に引き抜かれました。Parts: (かれ), ライバル会社 (ライバルがいしゃ), 引き抜く (ひきぬく)He was poached by a rival company.
Er wurde von der Konkurrenzfirma abgeworben.
Il fut débauché par une société concurrente.

その後、カードを引き抜いた(空気はまったく入っていないので水は漏れない。グラスの縁はぴったりテーブルに接しているから)。Parts: その後 (そのご), カード, 引き抜く (ひきぬく), 空気 (くうき), 全く (まったく), 入る (はいる), ので (んで), (みず), 漏れる (もれる), グラス, (ふち), ぴったり (ぴったし), テーブル, 接する (せっする), からThen I slipped out the card (no water leaks out because no air can come in - the rim is too close to the table for that).

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