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毒を以て毒を制す
Readings
どくをもってどくをせいす
dokuwomottedokuwoseisu
English
Expression
Idiomatic expression
fight fire with fire, set a thief to catch a thief, fight one evil with another

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Kanjis
ON: ドク
poison, virus, venom, germ, harm, injury, spite

Stroke: 8 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-4-4 FC: 5050.0


ON: KUN: もっ.て
by means of, because, in view of, compared with

Stroke: 5 Grade: 4 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-2-3 FC: 2810.0


ON: セイ
system, law, rule

Stroke: 8 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-6-2 FC: 2220.0