Definition of 圧

  • pressure
  • push
  • overwhelm
  • oppress
  • dominate


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • アツ
  • エン
  • オウ
  • おさえる
  • さえる

Popular Words With This Kanji

圧力, あつりょく

stress, pressure

押す, 圧す, 捺す, おす

to push, to press, to apply pressure from above, to press down, to stamp (i.e. a passport), to apply a seal

圧倒的, あっとうてき


圧倒, あっ倒, あっとう

overwhelm, overpower, overwhelming

圧勝, あっ勝, あっしょう

complete victory

圧縮, あっ縮, あっしゅく

compression, condensation, constriction, compaction

弾圧, だんあつ

oppression, suppression, pressure

圧迫, あっぱく

pressure, coercion, oppression

制圧, せいあつ

gaining total control (of people or counties), suppression, oppression, control, mastery, ascendancy, supremacy

血圧, けつあつ

blood pressure

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