Japanese Word Entry

掘り進む
Kana:ほりすすむ
Romaji:horisusumu
Definition: to burrow through, to dig through

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Chinese characters used in this word

dig, delve, excavate, excavate cave
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄩㄝˊ (jué), ㄎㄨ (kū)
Cantonese: gwat6
Japanese: クツ (kutsu)、 コツ (kotsu) / ほ.る (horu)
Korean: 굴 (gul), 궐 (gweol)
Vietnamese: quật
Variants
Semantic variant forms:

advance, proceed, progress, promote, make progress, enter
Readings
Mandarin: ㄐㄧㄣˋ (jìn)
Cantonese: zeon3
Japanese: シン (shin)、 ジン (jin) / すす.む (susumu)、 すす.める (susumeru)
Korean: 진 (jin)
Vietnamese: tiến
Variants
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