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屈辱
Readings
くつじょく
kutsujoku
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
disgrace, humiliationdéshonneur, disgrâce, humiliationDemütigung, Erniedrigung, Entehrung, Schande, Schmach

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

ON: ジョクKUN: はずかし.める
embarrass, humiliate, shame

Example sentences
死ぬ方が屈辱を受けるよりもましだ。Parts: 死ぬ (しぬ), (ほう), 屈辱 (くつじょく), 受ける (うける), よりも, 増し (まし)La mort est préférable au déshonneur.

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