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得, とく

  • toku


adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • profit
  • advantage
  • benefit
  • gain


Buddhist term

  • rebirth in paradise, entering nirvana

Examples of 得,とく in a Sentence

It pays to be polite.
It is an ill wind that blows nobody good.
That would give him a terrible lead over me.
Honesty will pay in the long run.
One man's gain is another man's loss.
How can you benefit by being so unpleasant?
It's to your advantage, learn everything you can.
You will be better off buying a new one than trying to fix it.
To tell the truth, it does not always pay to tell the truth.
He has an optimistic turn of mind.

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