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Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 苦労 (kurou)

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Kana: くろう
Kanji: 苦労
Romaji: kurou

Type: noun; verb (苦労する)

Meaning: hardships; troubles

Example sentences:

抜け出すのに苦労しちゃった!
nukedasu noni kurou shichatta.
I had a hard time sneaking out!

殺人犯が犯行後もっとも苦労することは何だと思います?
satsujinhan ga hankougo mottomo kurou suru koto wa nan da to omoimasu.
What do you think is the most problematic aspect of murder, for a murderer?

Learn JLPT N3 Vocabulary: 苦労 (kurou)

きみは大変な苦労をしてきたろう。
kimi wa taihen na kurou o shite kitarou.
You’d had such a struggle.

私はひどい苦労をしました。
watashi wa hidoi kurou o shimashita.
I have suffered deeply.

Similar words:

艱難 (kannan)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 辛苦 (xīnkǔ); 劳苦 (láokǔ)
Korean: 고생 (gosaeng)

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