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働き出す
Readings
はたらきだす
hatarakidasu
Meanings
Godan verb with 'su' ending
to start working, to take action

Kanji
ON: ドウ, リュク, リキ, ロク, リョクKUN: はたら.く
work, (kokuji)

ON: シュツ, スイKUN: で.る, -で, だ.す, -だ.す, い.でる, い.だす
exit, leave, go out, come out, put out, protrude

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼の妻は必要から働き出した。Parts: (かれ), (つま), 必要 (ひつよう), から, 働き出す (はたらきだす)Sa femme a pris un travail par nécessité.
His wife has started to work out of necessity.

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