Definition of 付け込む

つけこむtsukekomu Inflection

godan ~む verb / intransitive verb:

  • to take advantage of; to impose on
  • to make an entry (in an account book)

Example Sentences

彼女kanojoha私のwatashino無知muchini付け込んだtsukekonda
She took advantage of my ignorance.
kareha彼女のkanojono親切shinsetsuni付け込んだtsukekonda
He traded on her kindness.
kareha私のwatashinotoshino若いwakaikotoni付け込んだtsukekonda
He took advantage of my youth.
karehaしばしばshibashiba彼女のkanojono無知にmuchiniつけ込むtsukekomu
He often takes advantage of her ignorance.
相場師soubashinonakaにはniha老人roujinno無知muchito寂しsabishisani付け込むtsukekomuyatsugaいるiru
Some speculators take advantage of the ignorance and helplessness of old people.

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