TAKOBOTO

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見限る
Readings
みかぎる
mikagiru
Meanings
Godan verb with 'ru' ending
Transitive verb
to give up, to turn one's back, to abandonabandonner, laisser tomber, renonceraufgeben, verlassen, im Stich lassen

Kanji
ON: ケンKUN: み.る, み.える, み.せる
see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

ON: ゲンKUN: かぎ.る, かぎ.り, -かぎ.り
limit, restrict, to best of ability

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
ジョーンは夫をさっさと見限って別れてしまった。Parts: (おっと), さっさ, 見限る (みかぎる), 別れる (わかれる), 仕舞う (しまう)Joan a laissé son mari pantois.
Joan dropped her husband like a hot potato.

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