Definition of かつかつ

かつかつkatsukatsuカツカツKATSUKATSU

~と adverb:

  • clicking; clopping; clacking - onomatopoeia

Example Sentences

ウチUCHIだってdatte閑古鳥が鳴くkankodoriganakuようなyounaカツカツKATSUKATSUno状態joutaidaからkaraバイトBAITOwo雇うyatou余裕yoyuuなんてnanteないnai
We're in a slump, barely scraping by, so we certainly don't have the margin to take on a part-time worker.
karehaかつかつkatsukatsuno生活seikatsuwo送っokuteいるiru
He's living from hand to mouth.

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