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  1. To·yo·to·mi [taw-yaw-taw-mee], /ˈtɔ yɔˈtɔ mi/, 1536–98, Japanese general and statesman: prime minister and dictator of Japan 1585–98.

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How to use Hideyoshi in a sentence

  • Hideyoshi, however, urged him to return to China and report the situation to his sovereign.

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  • We shall now relate the story of Hideyoshi's Korean expedition.

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  • Nobutaka especially was hostile to the influence of Hideyoshi.

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  • What, for instance, incited Hideyoshi to invade Korea in 1592?

  • Hideyoshi did not consider it politic to push the matter to extremes, so the prince retained his former position.

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