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根負け Beat & Worn Out

根負け

BEAT & WORN OUT


The word:

Closer look at the kanji:

B = Beginner | I = Intermediate | A = Advanced

根負け
kon make
BEAT & WORN OUT

kon root
make(ru) to lose, defeat, to bear (a burden)



大根 dai kon - Japanese radish [B]
屋根 ya ne - roof, housetop [B]
勝負 shou bu - match, game, contest [I]
負んぶ on bu - carrying someone on one's back (piggy back ridding | usually written in hiragana) [onbu shite. - give me a piggy-back-ride!] [I]


Perceiving the order of things to be in reverse, the victor joyously danced before humbled.

SUGGESTED USAGE:

ゴジラは熊のプーさんの熱心さに根負けした。
gojira wa kuma no pu- san no nesshin sa ni konmake shita.

Godzilla, perceiving Winnie the Poohs unbounded courage, admitted defeat.

ABOUT SUGGESTED USAGE:

ゴジラ gojira - Godzilla The Japanese gojira comes from gorira (gorilla) and kujira (whale)
熊のプーさん kuma no pu-san - Winnie the Pooh in Japanese!
no - possessive particle
熱心さ nesshin sa - level of earnestness nesshin means eager, hard willed... & sa shows level or degree of...)
ni - particle showing the nesshinsa caused the defeat

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