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虜, 擒, 俘

Kana Reading
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    captive; prisoner
    Example sentence
    彼女美貌のとりこになった。 I was captivated by her beauty.
  • Parts of speech
    victim (of love, etc.); slave (to one's lust, etc.)
    Example sentence
    普通アメリカ人子供は、どう見てテレビのとりこなのである An average American child, by all accounts, falls in love with TV.

Examples of 虜, 擒, 俘, とりこ in a sentence

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