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Learn JLPT N4 Vocabulary: 勝つ (katsu)

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Kana: かつ
Kanji: 勝つ
Romaji: katsu

Type: Verb

Meaning: to win; to gain victory

Example sentences:

僕だって本気で彼らに勝ちたいんだ。
boku datte honki de karera ni kachitain da.
I really want to beat them.

僕にお前が勝てるわけがないだろう…
boku ni omae ga kateru wake ga nai darou.
There’s no way you’re gonna beat me.

勝つ (katsu)

結局彼には、一度も勝てなかった。
kekkyoku kare niwa, ichido mo katenakatta.
In the end I could never beat him, not even once.

大会の勝ち負けなどもうどうでもいい。
taikai no kachimake nado mou dou demo ii.
I don’t care about winning or losing this tournament anymore.

頑張って、勝つんですよ。いいですね?
ganbatte, katsun desu yo. ii desu ne.
Do try and win, won’t you?

Similar words:

勝ちとる (kachitoru); 打破る (uchiyaburu); 打ち勝つ (uchikatsu)

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 赢 (yíng)
Korean: 이기다 (igida)

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