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趣向を凝らす
Readings
しゅこうをこらす
shukouwokorasu
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'su' ending
to elaborate a plan, to think up something clever for variety's sakesich etwas Neues ausdenken

Kanji
ON: シュKUN: おもむき, おもむ.く
purport, gist, elegance, interest, proceed to, tend, become

ON: コウKUN: む.く, むこ, む.こう-, む.こう, む.かい, む.かう, -む.け, む.ける, -む.き, む.い, むか.い
yonder, facing, beyond, confront, defy, tend toward, approach

ON: ギョウKUN: こ.る, こ.らす, こご.らす, こご.らせる, こご.る
congeal, freeze, stiff, be absorbed in

Conjugated forms
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