Meaning of Shachiku(社畜)
Shachiku means corporate slave.
Sha(社) is from Kaisha(会社) and it means corporate, chiku(畜) is from Kachiku(家畜) and it means a domestic animal.
Shachiku is domesticated. They work a lot and prioritize company than their private.
They looks like living for company, they just work from morning to midnight.
There are a lot of Shachiku in Japan, so Japanese salary is not increase!
They work like a slave or robot and they don’t go on strike, because they think going on strike will trouble someone.
Most of Japanese hate to make waves, they want to be a good team player. So strike is unimaginable in Japan.
A: Hey, let’s hung out! When are you free?
B: Umm…I want to but I’m swamped.
A: How about weekend?
B: I’m working on Saturday and Sunday too.
B: I’m perfectory Shachiku.
A: Wow…It sounds hard…