Resources > Japanese Dictionary

利, り

  • ri


noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • advantage
  • benefit
  • profit
  • interest

Examples of 利,り in a Sentence

A third party makes off with the profits.
Someone else profits from the situation.
Are you trying to fish in troubled waters?
I have no intention of fishing in troubled waters.
Since the favorite and his rival were running against each other a dark horse like him was able to pull out in front.
Two dogs fight for bone, and the third runs away with it.
Company A is trying to play us off against Company B in a severe price-war.

Related Study Lists

There's Nothing Here Yet!

Nobody has created a related Study List yet. Create one now to help build your vocabulary quickly.

Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now