TAKOBOTO

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潮流
Readings
ちょうりゅう
chouryuu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
tide, tidal current, trendcourant maritime, courant spirituel, tendanceMeeresströmung, Gezeitenströmung, geistige Strömung, Trend, Zeitgesinnung

Kanji
ON: チョウKUN: しお, うしお
tide, salt water, opportunity

ON: リュウ, ルKUN: なが.れる, なが.れ, なが.す, -なが.す
current, a sink, flow, forfeit

Example sentences
潮流がその船を外海へと漂流させた。Parts: 潮流 (ちょうりゅう), 其の (その), (ふね), 外海 (がいかい), 漂流 (ひょうりゅう), 為せる (させる)The tide carried the boat out to sea.

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