Learn the Japanese Word Toku

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The common Japanese verb toku, pronounced "toe-coo", means "to untie", "to undo", "to unfasten", or "to loosen". Depending on the context, it may also mean "so solve", "to answer", "to cancel", "to release", "to discharge", or "to remove."

Japanese Characters

解く (とく)

Example

Sansuu no mondai o juumon toita.
算数の問題を十問解いた。

Translation: I answered ten math questions.