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  • on reading:
  • オウ
  • kun reading:
  • す   し-   っ-   さえる   おさえる
  • meaning(s):
  • push, stop, check, subdue, attach, seize, weight, shove, press, seal, do in spite of
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Compounds

おさえ weight (e.g. paperweight); rear guard; control; a check; pressure
える おさえる to stop; to restrain; to seize; to repress; to suppress; to press down
おさえこむ to push into; to crowd into
ける おさえつける to press down; to hold down; to pin down; to repress
さえ おさえ weight (e.g. paperweight); rear guard; control; a check; pressure
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