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屈する
Readings
くっする
kussuru
Meanings
suru verb - special class
intransitive verb
to yield, to give in, to be daunted, to shrink

suru verb - special class
Transitive verb
to bend (knee, etc.)

to subdue, to overpower
suru verb - special class
intransitive verb
Archaism
to feel downbeugen, sich biegen, krümmen, sich unterwerfen, sich beugen, nachgeben

Kanji
ON: クツKUN: かが.む, かが.める
yield, bend, flinch, submit

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
その要求に屈するな。Parts: 其の (その), 要求 (ようきゅう), 屈する (くっする)Do not give in to those demands.

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