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to bend; yield; flinch; submit; crouch
Kanji 1188

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Synopsis

In life, you must go with the flow sometimes but should "stand your ground" on other occasions. (Know when to fold them, know when to hold them, and all that.) Learn words about bending over—both literally (e.g., when putting on shoes) and metaphorically (e.g., when kowtowing to others).

Revision notes:

Oct. 31, 2013: p. 1: I made the 2nd look-alike and its yomi blue, as they should have been!

Aug. 17, 2012: I added another photo that features 屈.

Mar. 16, 2012: This essay now has a photo that features 屈. It's a good one, too!

 

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