Words — 2 found

Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to pin down; to hold down; to press downalso written as 圧さえる
  • この
  • はしご
  • しっかり
  • 押さえて
  • くれ
  • Hold this ladder steady.
2. to cover (esp. a part of one's body with one's hand); to clutch (a body part in pain); to press (a body part)
3. to get a hold of; to obtain; to seize; to catch; to arrest
  • けいさつ警察
  • その
  • ごうとう強盗
  • くび
  • 押さえた
  • The police seized the robber by the neck.
4. to grasp (a point); to comprehend
  • わたし
  • かれ
  • わたし私の
  • わるぐち悪口
  • 言っている
  • ところ
  • 押さえた
  • I caught him speaking ill of me.
5. to quell; to subdue; to suppress; to repress; to hold back; to check; to curb; to containSee also 抑える おさえる
Other forms
押える 【おさえる】
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Ichidan verb, Transitive verb
1. to keep within limits (e.g. spending); to restrain (e.g. emotions); to control; to curb; to hold in check
  • こえをだ声を出して
  • 泣く
  • おさ抑える
  • ことができなかった
  • Jane could not stop herself from crying aloud.
2. to hold back (e.g. an enemy); to check; to curb; to contain; to quell; to subdue; to suppress; to repressSee also 押さえる おさえる
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Kanji — 1 found

7 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
repress, well, now, in the first place, push, shove, press, seal, do in spite of
On: ヨク
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Sentences — 62 found

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    • さいしん最新の
    • バイオぎじゅつバイオ技術
    • によって
    • いも
    • くさ臭み
    • さいしょうげん最小限
    • おさ抑え
    • ひじょう非常に
    • 飲み
    • やすい
    • いも
    • しょうちゅう焼酎
    • です
    It's very easy to drink potato shochu now that the potato-like smell has been reduced to a low level through use of the latest biotechnology. Tatoeba
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