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杖, つえ

  • tsue
JLPT LEVEL 1

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • cane
  • walking stick
  • staff

Examples of 杖,つえ in a Sentence

The stick didn't help him any.
その老人もたれた
The old man leaned on his staff.
In Singapore, a way to punish criminals is to whip them, or hit them several strokes with a cane, on their backs.
The old man walked with a stick.
Forewarned is forearmed.
A staff is used to help steady yourself when walking, much like a cane.
It crawls on all fours as a baby, then learns to walk on two legs, and finally needs a cane in old age.
つえ支えた。
He supported himself with a stick.
A stitch in time saves nine is a proverb.

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