力む

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
りき
Grade: 1

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力む (transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana りきむ, rōmaji rikimu)

  1. strain oneself, make strenuous efforts
  2. put up a strong front, make a strong showing

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