Meaning of 抑え in Japanese
Definition of 抑え
Words related to 抑え
(v1, vt) to pin something down; to hold something down; to hold something back; to stop; to restrain; to curb
Hold this ladder steady.
to seize; to grasp; to arrest
The police seized the robber by the neck.
to gain control of something; to govern; to keep down (e.g. information); to suppress
Jane could not stop herself from crying aloud.
- to catch happening; to determine (important points); to find (proof); to understand
- (v5m) to shut out one's opponents; to stop the other side from scoring
- (n) holding down (esp. in judo); holding technique; pinning down; immobilizing; bringing under control
Sentences containing 抑え
We have to cut business expenses here. Haven't you ever heard of looking at how much you're getting before you start spending?
There is, perhaps, not one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as vanity.