- 敵に塩を送る【てきにしおをおくる】敵に塩を贈る Inflection
expression / godan ~る verb:
- to save an enemy from trouble instead of taking advantage of their weakness; to show humanity even to one's enemy; to help one's enemy in difficulty - from Uesugi Kenshin sending salt to his enemy, Takeda Shingen, when Takeda's salt supply had been cut off
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