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私用
Readings
しよう
shiyou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
See also: 公用
personal useutilisation privée

private businessPrivatgebrauch
Kanji
ON: KUN: わたくし, わたし
private, I, me

ON: ヨウKUN: もち.いる
utilize, business, service, use, employ

Example sentences
上司は会社の電話で私用の電話をかけたといって私をひどく叱った。Parts: 上司 (じょうし), 会社 (かいしゃ), 電話 (でんわ), 私用 (しよう), 電話をかける (でんわをかける), 言う (いう), (わたし), 酷い (ひどい), 叱る (しかる)My boss called me down for making private calls on the office phone.

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