TAKOBOTO

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底を突く
Readings
そこをつく
sokowotsuku
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
to run out of, to dry up, to be depleted

to hit the bottom, to bottom outalle sein
Kanji
ON: テイKUN: そこ
bottom, sole, depth, bottom price, base, kind, sort

ON: トツ, カKUN: つ.く
stab, protruding, thrust, pierce, prick, collision, sudden

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
我々の食料は底を突いた。Parts: 我々 (われわれ), 食料 (しょくりょう), 底を突く (そこをつく)Our supply of food is exhausted.

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