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慌てる乞食は貰いが少ない
Readings
あわてるこじきはもらいがすくない
awaterukojikihamoraigasukunai
Meanings
Expression
Idiomatic expression
slow and steady wins the race, there is luck in the last helping

Kanji
ON: コウKUN: あわ.てる, あわ.ただしい
disconcerted, be confused, lose one's head

ON: コツ, キツ, キ, キケ, コチKUN: こ.う
beg, invite, ask

ON: ショク, ジキKUN: く.う, く.らう, た.べる, は.む
eat, food

ON: セイ, シャKUN: もら.う
get, have, obtain

ON: ショウKUN: すく.ない, すこ.し
few, little

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