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用心するに越したことはない
用心するにこしたことはない
Readings
ようじんするにこしたことはない
youjinsurunikoshitakotohanai
English
Expression
Proverb
better safe than sorry, one should err on the side of caution

Kanjis
ON: ヨウ KUN: もち.いる
utilize, business, service, use, employ

Stroke: 5 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 3-2-3 FC: 7722.2


ON: シン KUN: こころ, -ごころ
heart, mind, spirit, heart radical (no. 61)

Stroke: 4 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-1-3 FC: 3300.0


ON: エツ, オツ KUN: こ.す, -こ.す, -ご.し, こ.える, -ご.え
surpass, cross over, move to, exceed, Vietnam

Stroke: 12 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 3-7-5 FC: 4380.0


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