Definition of 抑

  • repress
  • well
  • now
  • in the first place
  • push
  • shove
  • press
  • seal
  • do in spite of

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ヨク
  • おさえる

Popular Words With This Kanji

押さえる, 抑える, 押える, おさえる

to pin something down, to hold something down, to hold something back, to stop, to restrain, to curb, to seize, to grasp, to arrest, to gain control of something, to govern, to keep down (e.g. information), to suppress, to catch happening, to determine (important points), to find (proof), to understand

抑制, よくせい

control, restraint, suppression, constraint, curtailment, inhibition, check, curb

抑留, よくりゅう

internment, detainment, detention

抑, 抑抑, 抑々, そもそも

in the first place, to begin with, from the start, originally, ab initio

抑, 抑抑, 抑々, そもそも

in the first place, to begin with, from the start, originally, ab initio

抑, 抑抑, 抑々, そもそも

in the first place, to begin with, from the start, originally, ab initio

抑止, よくし

check, checkmate, stave off, control, restraint, inhibit

抑圧, よくあつ

check, restraint, oppression, suppression

取り押さえる, 取り押える, 取押える, 取り抑える, 取抑える, とりおさえる

to seize, to capture, to arrest, to hold down, to subdue

取り押さえる, 取り押える, 取押える, 取り抑える, 取抑える, とりおさえる

to seize, to capture, to arrest, to hold down, to subdue


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