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)


Sansuu no mondai o juumon toita.

Translation: I answered ten math questions.