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失脚, しっきゃく

  • shikkyaku
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

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

  • losing one's standing
  • being overthrown
  • falling

Examples of 失脚,しっきゃく in a Sentence

Deposed in a military coup in September 2006 and having effectively been in exile, the Former premier of Thailand Thaksin has returned after about a year and a half.
その政治家結局失脚した
The politician lost his position in the end.

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