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身を粉にして働く
Readings
みをこにしてはたらく
miwokonishitehataraku
Meanings
Expression
Godan verb with 'ku' ending
to work hard, to work oneself to the bonewie ein Tier arbeiten, hart arbeiten, schuften

Kanji
ON: シンKUN:
somebody, person, one's station in life

ON: フンKUN: デシメートル, こ, こな
flour, powder, dust

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

Conjugated forms
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