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取る, とる
Conjugated: 取った
Godan verb, Transitive
1. to take, to pick up, to grab, to catch
2. to pass, to hand, to give
3. to get, to obtain, to acquire, to win, to receive, to earn, to take (e.g. a vacation)
4. to adopt (a method, proposal, etc.), to take (a measure, attitude, etc.), to choose
5. to remove, to get rid of, to take off
取った, 年とった, 歳とった, 歳取った, としとった
Noun or verb acting prenominally
old (person), aged
取った杵柄, 昔とった杵柄, むかしとったきねづか
Expression, Idiomatic expression
skill learned in one's former days, using one's experience from the past
鬼の首を取ったよう, おにのくびをとったよう
Expression, NA-adjective
triumphant (over a mediocre achievement), boastful, as if one had grabbed a demon by the neck
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