Definition of 握

  • grip
  • hold
  • mould sushi
  • bribe

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • アク
  • にぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

握る, にぎる

to clasp, to grasp, to grip, to clutch, to make (nigirizushi, rice ball, etc.), to form, to press into shape, to mold, to mould, to seize (power, etc.), to take hold of

把握, はあく

grasp, catch, understanding

握手, あくしゅ

handshake

掌握, しょうあく

grasping, seizing, holding

お握り, 御握り, おにぎり

rice ball (often triangular, sometimes with a filling and wrapped in nori)

お握り, 御握り, おにぎり

rice ball (often triangular, sometimes with a filling and wrapped in nori)

握り, にぎり

grip, handle

一握り, ひとにぎり

handful, small handful

握力, あくりょく

grip (of hand)

握り締める, 握り緊める, 握りしめる, にぎりしめる

to grasp tightly


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