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Kanji Information Sheet for 抑 ( PDF version )
in the first place
do in spite of
Bushu (Radical) Info: 手 (て) – hand
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #834 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N1 Words
- 抑圧 [よくあつ]
(n) check; restraint; oppression; suppression [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑制 [よくせい]
(n,vs) control; restraint; suppression [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 抑 [そもそも]
(adv,conj,n) (uk) in the first place; to begin with [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑え [おさえ]
(n) weight (e.g. paperweight); rear guard; control; a check; pressure [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑える [おさえる]
(v1) to check; to curb; to suppress; to control; to arrest [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑止 [よくし]
(n) check; checkmate; stave off; control; restraint [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑揚 [よくよう]
(n) intonation; accent; modulation; inflection [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 抑留 [よくりゅう]
(n,vs) internment; detainment; detention [K] [D] [Jisho]