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乞食, こじき, こつじき

  • kojiki,kotsujiki

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • beggar

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • begging

Examples of 乞食,こじき,こつじき in a Sentence

A freezing beggar was brought into the hospital for treatment. However, he didn't have even one cent with which to settle the bill.
The pauper was begging for a living.
乞食同然
I am no better than a beggar.
乞食持ち全部与えた。
I gave the beggar what money I had.
He is rich, and lives like a beggar.
A female beggar was begging with five or six children following along.
A freezing beggar was brought into the hospital for treatment. However, he didn't have even one cent with which to settle the bill.
Beggars cannot be choosers.
The beggar turned out to be a thief.
はこじき同然
He is no better than a beggar is.

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