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[とく()]
toku
na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 得

na adjective, noun
  1. profit; advantage; benefit; gain (also written as 徳)
  2. rebirth in paradise, entering nirvana

Definition and Synonyms for 得

Advantageous appropriate for achieving a particular end
Synonyms: 便宜, 割の良い, , , 得る, 有利, 有益
Fat lucrative
Synonyms: , , 得る
Profit the advantageous quality of being beneficial
Synonyms: ゲイン, プラス, ますます, プロフィット, 便益, , 妙味, , , 得る, 得分, 有益,
Advantageous implies a lack of concern for fairness
Synonyms: 便宜, 割の良い, , , 得る, 有利, 有益

Meanings for each kanji in 得

gain; get; find; earn; acquire; can; may; able to; profit; advantage; benefit Kanji Details »

Categories 得 is a member of

Vantage the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 得

Sample Sentences for 得

The early bird gets the worm.
In our next line of business let's make it our strategy to win by losing.
The early bird catches the worm.
When an ill wind blows it does good to no one.
There is no advantage in staying here.

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